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Special Educational Needs and Disability

When you'll study it
Semester 2
CATS points
ECTS points
Level 4
Module lead
Vasilios Stroggilos
Academic year

Module overview

In this module you will learn about a variety of Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SENDs). You will look at the impact of various SENDs on a child's education and progress. The module focusses mainly on the following aspects of Special Educational Needs:

  • Developing a general understanding of various SENDs.
  • Different Educational settings - including Mainstream and Special Schools
  • Policy and provision for students with SEND
  • The models of disability
  • The views of Teachers, Students and other Professionals who work with children with SENDs.
  • Diversity and human rights
  • International perspectives on students with SEND and their inclusion