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Special Education - Practical skills transformative learning

Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences

36 months
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Special Education - Practical skills transformative learning from Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences is fully taught in English and focuses on learning processes that arise when students engage in practical and estethical activities.

Overview

At Special Education - Practical skills transformative learning from Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences we aim to facilitate critical debate and evaluate existing perspectives in the field. In addition we will work with developing new and innovative approaches in the field of education, especially with reference to children and young people with learning disabilities and / or special needs.

The programme will be taught in Nailsworth (UK) and in Lillehammer (Norway).

Graduates with At Special Education - Practical skills transformative learning from Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences will be able to:

  • Identify pedagogic opportunities in children and young peoples’ development and learning journey
  • Undertake critical reflection and evaluation of academic arguments in respect of practical  and theoretical problems
  • Carry out independent and original robust research, using appropriate methods
  • Take responsibility for own autonomous learning and self transformation
  • Communicate research findings in an effective and accessible way, orally and in writing.
  • Use practical skills as tool to develop practice in special education.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The philosophy of science and the history of special education 
  • Theoretical approaches to practical skills transformative learning 
  • Research methods and situated transformative action research
  • Special education and symptoms of disabilities 
  • Work based learning: Enhancing professional practice 
  • Master Thesis

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Program is for EU/EEA (+ Switzerland and Norway) citizens only

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree diploma with transcript (Degree must meet the requirements of the Norwegian Agency for Quality Assurance in Education)
  • A reflective essay on your practical aesthetic skill, describing your experience and its relevance to the programme (maximum 1200 words – this can include examples e.g. photographs)
  • Work certificate confirming a min. of 2 years full time relevant work experience with children and/or adults within an educational context (must be written by your employer. CV is not accepted. The certificate must state if it is full time or if it is part time (if part time; hours or work percentage must be included in the reference))
  • If you are not a Norwegian citizen: Copy of your passport

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
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  • National

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 36 months.

Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences doesn't have any tuition fees. A registration and semester fee applies at the start of the semester.

Living costs for Elverum

9420 - 15000 NOK /month
Living costs

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Funding

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