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|Year and Campus:||2008|
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
ContactFaculty of Education Student Centre
|Course Overview:||The Postgraduate Diploma in Educational Studies (Specific Learning Difficulties) course is designed principally for professional educators who have a four-year undergraduate Bachelor of Education degree or equivalent, and preferably at least one year of professional experience. The Specific Learning Difficulties stream aims to provide students with the knowledge and skills required to teach children and adolescents with learning disabilities. These subjects enable graduates to meet the requirements for specialist positions in schools.|
|Objectives:||Students completing the Postgraduate Diploma in Educational Studies (Specific Learning Difficulties) should be able to: |
|Course Structure & Available Subjects:||Students complete eight compulsory subjects|
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Not offered in 2008
|Entry Requirements:||An applicant may be eligible for entry into the Postgraduate Diploma in Educational Studies (Specific Learning Difficulties) if the applicant has: |
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
|Links to further information:||www.edfac.unimelb.edu.au|
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