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Would you like to develop the specialised skills, knowledge and values you need to teach children with special education needs, and for leadership, consultancy and resources roles in Special and Inclusive Education? This program will equip you to tackle the real-world challenges that teachers face in the classroom every day.
You will explore how to work with students who have special education needs, how to prevent disruptive behaviour and teach students with learning difficulties. You"ll gain a broad perspective on the issues, practices and philosophies in special and inclusive education.
You'll benefit from the cultural and professional diversity of learning alongside local and international students and teachers from a broad range of backgrounds, including early childhood, primary, secondary, post-secondary, public and private schools, and mainstream, support and specialist school teachers.
Graduates who complete eight units of study from this specialisation will be recognised by the NSW Department of Education and Communities as Special Educators. Working in mainstream education settings, graduates will be valued because they are able to contribute to the growth of staff and school community through their expertise in special education.
Candidates who hold a teaching qualification and complete eight units of study from the Special and Inclusive Education specialisation will be recognised by the NSW Department of Education and Communities to teach special education.
Admission to candidature for the Master of Education (Special and Inclusive Education) requires:
If you do not meet the requirements listed above for direct entry to the Master’s degree, you may be able to enter via a Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma in the same subject area and upgrade to the Master’s after successful completion of the shorter course.
IELTS 6.5 – no band below 6.0
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