College of Education and Rehabilitation

Department of Blindness and Low Vision Studies

Programs in Orientation and Mobility(O&M)

O & M Master of Science Degree and Certificate Sequence of Courses

Please note: Courses marked as “blended” combine in person and online learning.

  • Master of Science Degree in Orientation and Mobility - 42.5 credits
  • Certificate Program in Orientation and Mobility (Category 2) - 37.5 credits
  • Certificate Program in Orientation and Mobility - 30.0 credits
Spring
Course# Course Title Course Delivery Certicate Category 2 Master's
CER-BLV-5000AA Foundations of Education & Rehabilitation Blended No 2.0 2.0
CER-BLV-5001AA Clinical & Functional Implications of Visual Impairment Distance Education No 3.0 3.0
CER-BLV-5002AA Psychological & Social Implications of Visual Impairment Blended No 1.0 1.0
CER-BLV-5004AA Critical Analysis of Research Distance Education No NO 3.0
CER-BLV-5330AA Principles of O&M 1 Blended 2.0 2.0 2.0
Summer
Course# Course Title Course Delivery Certicate Category 2 Master's
CER-BLV-5100AA Introduction to Braille On-Campus No 0.5 0.5
CER-BLV-5101AA Introduction to Independent Living Skills On-Campus No 1.0 1.0
CER-BLV-5130AA Low Vision Assessment & Intervention 1 Blended 3.5 3.5 3.5
CER-BLV-5131AA Low Vision Assessment & Intervention 2 Blended 3.0 3.0 3.0
CER-BLV-5300AA O&M Techniques Blended 5.0 5.0 5.0
Fall
Course# Course Title Course Delivery Certicate Category 2 Master's
CER-BLV-5003AA Human Development Across the Lifespan Distance Education No No 2.0
CER-BLV-5331AA Principles of O&M 2 Blended 3.0 3.0 3.0
CER-BLV-5301AA O&M for Individuals with Low Vision Blended 2.5 2.5 2.5
CER-BLV-5302AA Beyond the Basics of O&M Blended 2.0 2.0 2.0
CER-BLV-6300AA O&M Fieldwork Blended 3.0 3.0 3.0
Upon Completion of Didactic Courses
Course# Course Title Course Delivery Certicate Category 2 Master's
CER-BLV-6301AA O&M Internship Blended 6.0 6.0 6.0
CER-BLV-6390AA O&M Comprehensive Examination Distance Education No No 0.0

Please refer to the Course Sequence Chart for prerequisites and course sequence.

06.05.2014