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Psychology (PSYC) 589

Learning Disabilities: Issues and Interventions (Revision 4)

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An introductory 200-level psychology or a junior social science course is recommended but not required.


PSYC 589 is a cross-listed course—a course available in two different disciplines—with PSYC 389 and EDPY 389. PSYC 589 cannot be taken for credit if credit has already been obtained for PSYC 389 or EDPY 389.


Students in Group Study courses are advised that this syllabus may vary in key details in each instance of the course. Always refer to the Moodle site for the most up-to-date details on texts, assignment structure, and grading.**

Athabasca University reserves the right to amend course outlines occasionally and without notice. Courses offered by other delivery methods may vary from their individualized study counterparts.

Opened in Revision 4, August 9, 2021

Updated February 1, 2022

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