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The Master of Inclusive Education course offered by Charles Sturt University will build on your special needs skills to turn you into an effective teacher and program developer of inclusive education.
Designed for graduates with qualifications in human development services like teaching, speech pathology, occupational therapy, physiotherapy, psychology and nursing, this course gives you the skills required to teach, consult, collaborate, advocate and evaluate in an inclusive service delivery model.
Subjects within the course are designed to not only develop personal ability, but cultivate collaborative problem-solving skills and impart a solid understanding of individual contexts within educational settings.
You will have the opportunity to tailor your studies through three pathways – teaching, leadership and project – enabling you to develop the knowledge and skills necessary to develop effective programs in your current or future work environment.
Applicants must meet the criteria to be eligible to enter this program:
Applications for distance education and postgraduate courses are accepted all year round. Provided you are eligible for admission, your application will be held for consideration in the next available intake.
Students will spend several sessions working with the families of students with special needs and are required to utilise appropriate family support strategies.
In this inclusive education course, the subjects you will study include:
These core subjects:
And these elective subjects:
Teaching strand (choose 4 electives):
Leadership strand (choose 4 electives):
If you choose not to study the entire Master of Inclusive Education degree you may be able to complete an alternative program. This is beneficial for students who need to develop a specialisation or who prefer not to commit to the whole study period.
Depending on the units studied, you can exit with a Graduate Certificate in Inclusive Education.
Want more information about this course? Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a Student Recruitment Adviser will contact you with the details you need.
Having a job in human development services can be a satisfying and worthwhile experience, but is especially so when you have the understanding and practical skills to develop effective programs that cater to a diverse range of needs and abilities.
This course gives you the theoretical underpinnings, contextual understanding and leadership strategies to make effective change within your current or future work environment. Upon graduation you will be positioned at the forefront of contemporary thinking on inclusion while still preserving a broad-based focus on the traditional principles of special education.
Want more information about the career benefits of this course? Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a Student Recruitment Adviser will contact you with the details you need.
Curious about where a career in education could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:
If you are an Australian citizen you may be eligible to receive FEE-HELP or HECS-HELP, meaning you can defer payment of your course fees. Find out more about FEE-HELP and HECS-HELP here.
CSU provides access to a range of scholarships and loans to help its students with the costs associated with university study.
Want more information about financial and student support? Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a Student Recruitment Adviser will contact you with the details you need.
This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP government loan schemes. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).Find out more about government study loans here.
Want more information about the career benefits of this course?
Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.