About this Program

This minor facilitates understanding of disabilities and disability-related issues that are applicable in a variety of settings. Focus is on understanding types of disabilities, how disabilities are perceived in society, the ways people with disabilities are included in recreational, leisure, employment, educational and other community activities, and the legal aspects of disability policies.

Prerequisites

  • Apply for the minor after earning 45 credits and before earning 100 credits.
  • Minimum 2.0 GPA is required and transfer credits are not accepted. All courses must be taken at UF.
  • Obtain college approval on the application for minor before submitting the form to G-416 Norman Hall.
  • EEX 2000 or EEX 3093 are prerequisites for the online courses.

Required Courses

EEX 2000Impact of Disabilities: Home, Community and Workplace3
EEX 3093Exceptional People in School and Society3
EEX 3097Social Perspectives on Disability3
EEX 4280Disabilities in Community and Employment3
EEX 4520Disabilities: Legal Aspects and Policies3
Total Credits15