University General Course Catalog 2021-2022 
    Jun 28, 2022  
University General Course Catalog 2021-2022
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CAS 460 - Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders I

(3 units)
Basic information regarding consequences of in utero substance exposure involvement and methods necessary to intervene with this special population. (CAS 460 and SW 460 are cross-listed; credit may be earned in one of the two.)

Prerequisite(s): Junior or Senior standing.

Grading Basis: Graded
Units of Lecture: 3
Offered: Every Fall and Spring

Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
1. demonstrate understanding of the possible impact of alcohol and/or drug use on individuals, families, and communities.
2. compare and contrast the impact of an addicted family system on the child exposed to substances in utero.
3. identify the learning/behavior profile indicative of prenatal substance abuse.
4. demonstrate competency developing a comprehensive dynamic case management plan inclusive of individual intervention strategies for individuals exposed to substances in utero.
5. identify resources needed to accommodate client’s special needs, and policies/procedures that will detract from or assist in carrying out the plan.
6. interface FASD information, FASD ethics, and FASD prevention concepts.

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