UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Special and Inclusive Education

The course will develop a student's knowledge of key concepts and issues related to special and inclusive education, enhancing their understanding of disciplinary and theoretical perspectives. It will give students the ability to analyse, evaluate and synthesise evidence, theory and practice, and help them to apply conceptual and theoretical frameworks to professional policy and practice.

Entry requirements

A minimum of a lower 2nd class Honours degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Applicants will also normally have some related professional experience.

Course modules

Core modules: concepts and contexts of special and inclusive education; research design and methodology. In addition students take one module from the following: autism: research and practice; inclusive pedagogy (changing practice through action research); language development; psychology for special needs; social, emotional and behavioural development in children with speech, language and communication needs; understanding SpLD (dyslexia).

Assessment methods

The course is taught through lectures, group discussions, small group one-to-one tutorials, and computer lab classes. Compulsory and optional modules are assessed by a 4,000-5,000 word written assignment. Students may choose from a range of assessment titles. In addition, students may choose to write either a report (6,000-7,000 words) or a dissertation (10,000-12,000 words).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time GBP 7,145 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time GBP 15,525 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time GBP 7,145 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time GBP 7,145 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time GBP 7,145 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Part-time - 2 years
MA Variable - 4 years

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