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Develop an understanding for working with students with additional needs and explore historical and contemporary education systems.
The Undergraduate Certificate in Special and Inclusive Support In Education provides you with an opportunity to develop skills and knowledge to support children and adolescents with additional needs. The program explores a range of contemporary issues in special and inclusive settings in education including working collaboratively to support young children's learning, socialisation and communication.
The education industry is quite diverse. Career opportunities include early childhood teacher, early childhood centre director, primary school teacher, specialist teacher in primary school, community educator, educational researcher, education publication writer or editor, education policy analyst, education consultant, curriculum developer, educational materials developer, curriculum evaluator, educational administrator, high school teacher (in subject specific areas), special education, English as a Second Language teacher.
Applicants must satisfy the University of Newcastle English language proficiency requirements.
Applicants must be turning 18 or older in 2021.
Current senior secondary students are not eligible for admission.
Additional selection criteria: Applicants who have completed senior secondary studies are eligible for admission.
Applicants who have completed a minimum of 2 units of study are eligible for admission.
Applicants who have completed a VET program at Certificate I or higher are eligible for admission.
The University of Newcastle accepts a range of qualifications, including STAT tests, enabling/pathway programs, professional qualifications, employment experience, and Australian Defence Force experience. For more information, visit Getting in to the University of Newcastle and University admission criteria.
View all details of this course on the UON website.
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Applicants should note that under the revised Australian Qualifications Framework some programs with honours are four-year programs available with direct entry. Other programs are three-year bachelor degree programs. Meritorious students have the option to apply for an additional one-year end-on honours component after graduation. Check the course descriptions carefully.