This programme provides outstanding professional development for those already working in this sector enabling them to extend their understanding of how to develop more inclusive practice within their own professional setting or country context. The part-time route provides a very flexible way of balancing study and work commitments.
You can also enrol on a single unit of this programme which enables you to manage your learning flexibly and at a pace that suits you. See http://www.ioe.mmu.ac.uk/cpd
for further details.
Students can take the National Award for SENCos for 60 credits within the MA Inclusive Education & SEN part-time programme.
Part-time students usually take two 30 credit units per year, one each in the Autumn and Spring terms. Units are typically offered over 10 evening sessions, usually 5.30 - 8pm;
or 5 Saturdays, usually 10am - 4pm.
The Programme comprises:
Two mandatory Core Units (total 60 credits)
Two Option Units (60 credits) and a Dissertation (60 credits)
Three Option Units (90 credits) and a Report (30 credits)
The core units are offered in the Autumn term and focus on key areas of inclusive education:
-Understanding Inclusive Education - usually Saturdays
-Research for Inclusive Education - usually Tuesdays
A choice of Option Units is available in the Spring term. focusing on areas of special educational needs where we can offer particular expertise. For example, these may include
-Introduction to the autism spectrum
-Specific learning difficulties (dyslexia): developing inclusive practice
-Behaviour, emotional and social difficulties: developing inclusive practice
-Inclusive teaching for bilingual learners
-Behavioural, Emotional and Social Difficulties : Developing Inclusive Practice
-Introduction to the Autism Spectrum
-Research for Inclusive Education
-Specific Learning Difficulties · Dyslexia: Developing Inclusive Practice
-Understanding Inclusive Education
Seehttp://www.ioe.mmu.ac.uk/cpd for further details.
Part Time 2012 entry: £660 per 30 credit unit or £1,320 for Postgraduate Certificate or Diploma