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Special Education, teacher training (Minor subject)

Special Education, teacher training (Minor subject)

Special Education

You can study Special Education as a minor subject (25 cr). Future class teachers, in particular, will benefit from supplementary studies in Special Education.

Special Education deals with the pedagogical adjustments and support measures that are used in different educational systems in order to promote the schooling, education and rehabilition of children and youth with special needs. During your studies, you will learn about the most common functional disabilities, their causes and forms, consequences for development and learning, as well as the application of the support functions provided by special education in schools.

You will find more information about Special Education as a major subject here.



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Åbo Akademi University, Vaasa
Special Education, teacher training
PL 311
FI-65101 Vaasa