A master’s degree is a postgraduate study program that provides students with an in-depth and highly specialized education in their chosen field. Receiving this degree may improve job prospects for graduates by refining the knowledge and experience they have in their chosen field.
Special education refers to helping children in schools and educational programs who may have physical, mental, or emotional delays. Courses in special education can teach techniques of physical therapy, speech therapy, hands-on instruction, and alternative instruction methods while in the special education classroom.
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Master Online in Special Education in Oceania
The Master of Special Education is intended for practising teachers and others with relevant experience who wish to gain postgraduate professional qualifications in special education and to acquire or update their expertise... [+]
The University of Newcastle’s Master of Special Education offers you, as an educator, the opportunity to build your skills and experience in the challenging and rewarding field of special education.
Providing you with the qualifications to teach children with special needs, the Master of Special Education combines current research with practical coursework to ensure you are equipped with the best possible teaching techniques to enter your career as a special needs educator.
You will be able to specialise your studies in one of six key areas including:Education for the blind and vision impaired Deaf and hard of hearing Early childhood Emotional and behavioural problems Sensory disabilities General specialisation - where you can take a broader look at all of these areas. ... [-]