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Australian Catholic University (ACU)

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Bachelor of Inclusive Education and Disability Studies

  • Bachelor

Contemporary understanding of disability acknowledges the rights of people with a disability to be full and participating members of society.

Key details

Degree Type
Bachelor
Duration
3 years full-time, 6 years part-time
Course Code
013149E
Study Mode
In person
Intake Months
Mar
Fees
$6,560 per year / $19,680 total

About this course

Contemporary understanding of disability acknowledges the rights of people with a disability to be full and participating members of society. Many people with a disability, particularly those with learning and intellectual disabilities, require either episodic or lifelong support to take their rightful place in society. The course is designed to provide a specialisation in community or school education. You will develop a holistic view of disability and of the social structures that influence learning and development for people with a disability. This includes the theoretical frameworks for understanding disability, social justice and empowerment, advocacy, influence of disability on learning, social dynamics and positive behaviour support. The Bachelor of Inclusive Education and Disability Studies is for students who want a career in disability or human service management. Students will develop a holistic view of disability and the social structures that influence learning and development for people with a disability. This includes areas such as: ·social justice and empowerment advocacy the influence of disability on learning social dynamics and positive behaviour support. Students can tailor the course to their interests by selecting topics in assessment tasks, fieldwork components and the selection of specialisation units. There is a mix of assignment and project-based assessments to help integrate practice and theory.

Study locations

Strathfield, NSW

Graduate outcomes

Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Teacher Education courses at Australian Catholic University (ACU).
78.5%
Overall satisfaction
78.1%
Skill scale
53.5%
Teaching scale
84.8%
Employed full-time
$63k
Average salary