MA in Education and Therapy

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Area of Studies

education, teacher training

Degree

Master

Degree (in English)

Master of Arts (MA)

Language(s)
  • English
Course Duration

2 years / 4 semesters semester

ECTS points

120

Department

Maria Curie-Sklodowska University (Faculty of Education and Psychology)

Tuition and Other Fees

1560 EUR (1st year), 1360 EUR (2nd year)

Application Deadline(s)

Please, contact the unit

Course Description

Course Profile
The programme is designed for both Polish and foreign students. It provides the skills needed to successfully help people with disabilities reach their potential. It enables to gain appropriate competences allowing cooperating effectively with people with disabilities, their families, social workers, educators, psychologists, physiotherapists and other specialists in order to include people with special needs in social life in the areas of: rehabilitation, education and vocational development, employment and leisure time. The program also allows to acquire the necessary practical skills to conduct therapeutic and rehabilitation activities with children, adolescents and adults with intellectual disabilities, reduced mobility, vision or/and hearing impairments, chronic diseases and mental disorders.
The programme has a unique content. The syllabus combines study of general issues in psychology and special education with detailed studies of inclusion, early intervention and rehabilitation.
Specializations:
Special Education Needs Support
Rehabilitation of people with disabilities
Occupational therapy
Innovative learning methods applied in the course such as supervision, tutoring, mentoring, video training, simulation games are to help to strengthen the potential of the graduate and his practical skills to adapt to the professional challenges in the labour market.
The programme’s completion enables further participation in Doctoral studies (Ph. D.) The studies also prepare students for work in special education domain.
Education Requirements
The program is addressed to candidates holding a bachelor’s degree or any other equivalent degree in the field of Humanities or Social Sciences. Prospective students register online in the Online Registration System (IRK) and file all the necessary documents within the deadline or until all the places available have been filled. Candidates who hold a bachelor’s degree in Education and Pedagogy-related fields of study will be given a priority consideration.
Other Requirements
In order to be eligible for a programme taught in English, candidates must demonstrate that they meet English requirements for a given programme.

Contact

Enquiries about course content, structure and syllabus:
wojcik.magdalena@poczta.umcs.lublin.pl
Admission enquiries: studyinenglish@umcs.pl

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