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Special Education (A) Special Course - EDUP4009

Meeting the education needs of students with disabilities, sensory and physical disabilities, and emotional and behaviour disorders is a requirement of the Disability Standards for Education (2005). This unit of study provides an in depth examination of legislation and policy, and a detailed exploration of quality education practice that is required to assist teachers in meeting the requirements of this policy and legislation. Further, it will offer students an opportunity to make direct links to classroom practice. Focus will be given to the cycle of teaching and learning and planning to meet individual needs of students.

1x2hr seminar/wk

1500wd literature review (35%) and 1500wd discussion paper (35%) and 750wd summative overview and response postings (20%) and in-class participation (10%).


138 credit points


Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

25 Feb 2019

Department/School: Education
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2019
Unit of study level: Honours
Credit points: 4.0
EFTSL: 0.083
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
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Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Cathy Little
HECS Band: 1
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