Programs in Orientation & Mobility (O&M) - Course Sequence and Prerequisites

Spring Courses

Course#         Course Title                                                                           Prerequisite course(s)
BLV-5000-AA Foundations of Education & Rehabilitation None
BLV-5001-AA Clinical & Functional Implications of Visual Impairment None
BLV-5002-AA Psychological & Social Implications of Visual Impairment None
BLV-5004-AA Critical Analysis of Research None
BLV-5330-AA Principles of O&M 1 None
 
 

Summer Courses

Course# Course Title Prerequisite course(s)
BLV-5100-AA Introduction to Braille None
BLV-5101-AA Introduction to Independent Living Skills None
BLV-5130-AB Low Vision Assessment & Intervention 1 BLV-5001-AA
BLV-5131-AB Low Vision Assessment & Intervention 2 BLV-5130-AB
BLV-5300-AA O&M Techniques BLV-5330-AA
 
 

Fall Courses

Course# Course Title Prerequisite course(s)
BLV-5003-AA Human Development Across the Lifespan None
BLV-5331-AA Principles of O&M 2 BLV-5330-AA
BLV-5301-AA O&M for Individuals with Low Vision BLV-5131-AB
BLV-5302-AA Beyond the Basics of O&M BLV-5300-AA
BLV-6300-AA O&M Fieldwork BLV-5330-AA; BLV-5300-AA
 
 

After Completion of Above Courses

Course#            Course Title                                               Prerequisite course(s)
BLV-6301-AA O&M Internship BLV-6300-AA, and all Didactic Courses
BLV-6302-AA O&M Comprehensive Examination BLV-6300-AA, 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.