IDD 115 Legal Rights and Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities 3 Credits. 3 Lecture Hours. 0 Lab Hour.
A course on legal rights for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Topics include: the Americans with Disabilities Act; rights and empowerment; abuse and neglect; ethics; service plans and Individualized Education Programs (IEP); Medicaid; IDD and the justice system; and protection of diversity in the IDD community.
Prerequisites: IDD 105