Assessment in Special Education (EDPD6018)


This unit of study is designed to facilitate the development of an understanding of the processes involved in such screening and assessment procedures and the skills required to use these in the development, implementation and evaluation of programs for students with special needs. Through a study, and evaluation of a variety of assessment procedues and instruments, the student will gain an understanding of and familiarity with the techniques used and the responsibilities of team members in the process of referral, placement, assess to support services, transition, and the design and monitoring of individual and group education plans.

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1x2hr seminar/week


1x tutorial presentation (20%) and 1x assessment report (40%) and 1x design project (40%)

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