Vision Rehabilitation Therapy Master of Science and Certificate Sequence of Courses

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Please note: Courses marked as “blended” combine in person and online learning
Spring Semester
Course #                Title                                                                                     Delivery         Credits
BLV-5000-AA Foundations of Education & Rehabilitation Blended 2.00
BLV-5001-AA Clinical & Functional Implications of Visual Impairment Distance Education 3.00
BLV-5002-AA Psychological & Social Dynamics of Visual Impairment Distance Education 1.00
BLV-5004-AB Critical Analysis of Research Distance Education 2.00
BLV-5500-AB Principles of Vision Rehabilitation Therapy Blended 3.00
Summer Semester
Course #                       Title                                                                         Delivery             Credits
BLV-5130-AB Low Vision Assessment & Intervention 1 Blended 3.00
BLV-5131-AB Low Vision Assessment & Intervention 2 Blended 2.00
BLV-5102-AA Introduction to Orientation & Mobility On-Campus 1.00
BLV-5103-AB Introduction to Assistive Technology Blended 3.00
BLV-5106-AA Braille Literacy On-Campus 0.50
BLV-5502-AA Independent Living Skills for VRTs Blended 4.00
BLV-5503-AA Literacy for Adults with Visual Impairment Distance Education 2.00
BLV-5504-AA Communication Skills for VRTs Blended 1.00
Fall Semester
Course #                  Title                                                                Delivery                     Credits
BLV-5104-AB Neurological Visual Impairment in Adults Distance Education 1.00
BLV-5590-AA VRT Independent Study Distance Education 1.00 or 2.00
BLV-5105-AA Literary Braille Code Distance Education 3.00
BLV-5501-AA VRT and Multiple Disabilities  Distance Education 2.00
Upon Completion of Didactic Courses
Course #                   Title                                              Delivery                                           Credits
BLV-6500 VRT Fieldwork Direct Service 2.00
BLV-6501 VRT Internship Direct Service 6.00
BLV-6590-AA VRT Comprehensive Examination Distance Education 0.00
Master of Science in Vision Rehabilitation Therapy Total Credits:
  • 41.5 credits