You will gain a comprehensive understanding and skills in research and practice for individuals with ASD, that will enable you to work effectively with learners with autism and their families at home, in school, at work and in the community.
This Autism Studies degree offered by Griffith University address an area of acute need as determined by the Australian Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs, Australian Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations, Queensland Department of Education and Training, and the Queensland Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services.
You will be able to provide quality intervention and management for people with ASD. You will also be well equipped to advance into leadership and specialist roles in education, health, government policy, social work and service provision for people with Autism Spectrum Disorder and their families.
Educators with specialised knowledge in providing for the needs of learners with ASDs are in high demand in public and private education sectors as a specialist teacher, school leader, curriculum leader or consultant. You will also have the option of completing a research masters and following a career in autism research.
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- Autism across the lifespan
- Diagnosis and early intervention
- Understanding Research
- Introduction to Research Methods
- Independent Research Study (capstone course)
- Understanding Strengths and Managing Difficulties
- Communication in Autism
- Special Topics and ASD
- 12 months
- 24 months
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DisciplinesSpecial Education Educational Research Health Sciences View 25 other Masters in Educational Research in Australia
To be eligible for entry to this Masters program, applicants must have the following:
- a Graduate Certificate in Autism Studies with a minimum GPA of 4.5 (using a 7.0 scale)
- OR a Graduate Certificate in Disability Studies (or equivalent).
- CRICOS Provider - 00233E
International29000 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 29000 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.
National21000 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 21000 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Getting a Student Visa
This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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