**Please note that the information provided relates to the current academic year and is subject to change without notice by Sheffield Hallam University. Please check the Sheffield Hallam University website for the latest information.** Course summary
- Thrive in an inclusive and supportive environment.
- Debate current developments in education and special education.
- Explore approaches to autism, disability and SEN.
- Develop skills in working with a diverse range of learners and professionals.
- Build your employability by gaining real-world experience.
- On this course, you’ll use the latest theories and research to explore real-world education issues such as challenging behaviour in the classroom, or supporting friendships at school. You’ll develop a broad knowledge and experience of education policy and practice, while developing a specialism in autism, disability and special educational needs. You’ll graduate with an eye-catching professional and academic portfolio.
- challenging your own thinking
- lectures + visiting speakers
- individual reflection
- engaging inclusively with peers
- class debates
- group tutorials
- actively collaborating with others
- real-world projects and placements
- opportunities to study abroad
- All assessment is coursework based.
Module and assessment information for future years is displayed as currently validated and may be liable to change. When selecting electives, your choices will be subject to the core requirements of the course. As a result, selections may be limited to a choice between one of two or more specified electives in some instances. You will be able to complete a placement year as part of this course. See the modules table below for further information. Year 1 - Compulsory modules Inclusive Practice: Thinking Differently About Education Language, Learning And Diversity Philosophies Of Education Placement: Introducing Professional Practice Politics And Policy In Education Year 2 - Compulsory modules Challenging Ideas Of Autism, Communication And Behaviour Ethics In Education International Perspectives On Education Personal And Professional Perspectives On Special Education Placement: Developing Professional Practice Social Justice In Education Year 3 - Optional modules Placement Year Final year - Compulsory modules Debating Education: Exploring Contemporary Issues Education In The Digital Age Educational Identities Placement: Reflecting On Personal And Professional Development Research Project
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Demonstrating that you have work or volunteering experience in educational settings will be an advantage. Application experience guidelines are available for more information about experience requirements. Please note the University will only admit students who are aged 18 or over at the point of enrolment.
Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course
Additional entry requirements
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)
As you will work with children, you must complete a declaration of criminal convictions form. If successful in applying, a Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as Criminal Records Bureau) check is required.
Please note the University will only admit students who are aged 18 at the point of enrolment.
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6.5||If English is not your first language, you will need an IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in writing and 5.5 in all other skills, or equivalent.|
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|
|Republic of Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
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