University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Special Needs

This course is designed for graduates, teachers or other professionals who have an interest in increasing their knowledge and skills in the field of special needs; it contains both taught and experiential elements and covers the theoretical aspects of each area, practical strategies and aspects of self-development; the course is also supplemented by seminars and workshops about study and research skills as well as additional needs such as sensory impairments, speech and language difficulties, and severe learning difficulties.

Entry requirements

Students would normally be expected to hold an Honours degree at 2.2 or above, or its international equivalent; applicants with qualifications other than a 1st degree who have an approved professional qualification, or those with non-standard applications, are considered on an individual basis; if English is not the student�s 1st language, they must achieve an overall score on the British Council IELTS test of at least 6.5, with no less than 6.0 in each element, or a TOEFL iBT score of 87 (minimum 20 in speaking and 19 in all other elements).


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 5,380 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 13,730 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Jubilee Campus Nottingham NG8 1BB East Midlands

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