College of Education and Rehabilitation

Department of Blindness and Low Vision Studies

Programs in Orientation and Mobility(O&M)

Course Sequence and Pre-requisites

Spring Courses
Course# Course Title Pre-requisite course(s)
CER-BLV-5000AA Foundations of Education & Rehabilitation None
CER-BLV-5001AA Clinical & Functional Implications of Visual Impairment None
CER-BLV-5002AA Psychological & Social Implications of Visual Impairment None
CER-BLV-5004AA Critical Analysis of Research None
CER-BLV-5330AA Principles of O&M 1 None
Summer Courses
Course# Course Title Pre-requisite course(s)
CER-BLV-5100AA Introduction to Braille None
CER-BLV-5101AA Introduction to Independent Living Skills None
CER-BLV-5130AA Low Vision Assessment & Intervention 1 CER-BLV-5001AA
CER-BLV-5131AA Low Vision Assessment & Intervention 2 CER-BLV-5130AA
CER-BLV-5300AA O&M Techniques CER-BLV-5330AA
Fall Courses
Course# Course Title Pre-requisite course(s)
CER-BLV-5003AA Human Development Across the Lifespan None
CER-BLV-5331AA Principles of O&M 2 CER-BLV-5330AA
CER-BLV-5301AA O&M for Individuals with Low Vision CER-BLV-5131AA
CER-BLV-5302AA Beyond the Basics of O&M CER-BLV-5300AA
CER-BLV-6300AA O&M Fieldwork CER-BLV-5330AA CER-BLV-5300AA
After Completion of Above Courses
Course# Course Title Pre-requisite course(s)
CER-BLV-6301AA O&M Internship CER-BLV-6300AA, and all Didactic Courses
CER-BLV-6302AA O&M Comprehensive Examination CER-BLV-6300AA, and all Didactic Courses (must be enrolled in Internship)
Note:  Some exceptions to the above sequence may be considered with approval of the O&M Program Director.

04.30.2014