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About

The Special and Inclusive Education course at University College London (UCL) will develop knowledge of special and inclusive education. The MA will appeal to those looking to develop their professional practice or progress to further study about disability, inclusive education, and/or educational policy.

Overview

Students will gain a comprehensive and critical understanding of theory and research relevant to special and inclusive education including subject-specific knowledge; intellectual, academic and research skills; and practical and transferrable skills.

Through a variety of taught sessions, independent activities and group/individual assessments, students on the Special and Inclusive Education course at University College London (UCL) will graduate with a broad range of knowledge, interpersonal contacts, and skills preparing them to continue work in the field of inclusive education.

Employability

The programme prepares students for employment in a broad range of areas, for example: as senior leaders in mainstream schools, special schools, or other educational settings; and/or directly supporting children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND).

Graduates may follow pathways within specialist services for children and young people with SEND or SEND charities. Graduates may choose to pursue a research pathway and/or work in Higher Education. Graduates may choose to work in government and policymaking positions or as consultants.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Report on Special and Inclusive Education
  • Concepts and Contexts of Special and Inclusive Education
  • Social, Emotional and Behavioural Development
  • Psychology for Special Needs
  • Language Development
  • Developing SEN Co-ordination: Leading and Managing Change
  • Developing SEN Co-ordination: Improving Learning and Teaching
  • Autism: Research and Practice
  • Understanding Specific Learning Difficulties (Dyslexia)
  • Reading and Spelling Difficulties

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
    • We recommend you apply as soon as possible. The programme may remain open if places are still available and will be closed as soon as it's full or by 30 June.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum of a lower second-class Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.
  • Applicants will also normally have some related professional experience.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    10800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10800 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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