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Masters in Special Educational Needs in the UK in 2024

Inclusion, Special Educational Needs and Disability MA, PG Cert, PG Dip

Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) United Kingdom

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Special Educational Needs Coordination National Award

Nottingham Trent University (NTU) United Kingdom

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Special Educational Needs Coordination Postgraduate Certificate

University of Birmingham United Kingdom

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National Award for Special Educational Needs Co-ordination PG Cert

University College London (UCL) United Kingdom

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Education - Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) MA

London South Bank University (LSBU) United Kingdom

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Special Educational Needs MA

School of Education, University of Leeds United Kingdom

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Special Educational Needs Coordination Postgraduate Certificate

Sheffield Hallam University United Kingdom

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Masters in Special Educational Needs in the UK

Study Special Educational Needs Masters Programmes

Special Educational Needs (SEN) as an academic field focuses on the study of inclusive education and providing support to individuals with diverse learning needs. It involves understanding the various learning challenges faced by students, such as learning disabilities, developmental disorders, behavioural difficulties, and sensory impairments. SEN professionals work to create inclusive and supportive learning environments that cater to the individual needs of students, helping them achieve their full potential.

Special Educational Needs professionals play a crucial role in promoting inclusive education and ensuring that all students have access to quality learning experiences. As awareness of the importance of inclusive education grows, the demand for professionals with expertise in SEN will continue to increase, making it a rewarding and impactful career path for individuals passionate about making a positive difference in the lives of students with diverse learning needs.

Graduates of a master's degree in Special Educational Needs will have advanced career options available to them. These may include roles as SEN specialist teacher, educational consultant, SEN policy analyst, curriculum developer, and special education program director.

Your master's degree program will consist of specialised lectures, research projects, and opportunities for practical application in real-world educational settings. Depending on your chosen area of focus, you may study modules like:

  • Inclusive Education Policy and Advocacy
  • Advanced Behavior Interventions
  • Curriculum Adaptations and Differentiation
  • Collaborative Practices in Special Education
  • Educational Psychology and Assessment for SEN

Study in the UK

The UK is a popular destination for international students who want to study abroad. With a wide range of universities offering a variety of courses, there are so many opportunities that students might not be able to find elsewhere. Each university will pride itself on offering high quality education from leading teaching professionals. A qualification gained in the UK will be well regarded across the globe, making an education in the UK a great investment in your future. As well as this, there are many highly ranked universities in the UK, around 17 of which are consistently appearing in the top 100 of the QS World University Rankings.

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