The master in Special Education (Online) (MEd) (University of Patras) aims at the acquisition of knowledge in the area of specialization of this program, by attending relevant pedagogical courses and studying relevant bibliography.
Additionally, the master in Special Education (Online) (MEd) (University of Patras) aims to cultivate research skills through the attendance of specific quantitative and qualitative research courses, the undertaking of small-scale research in the context of the various courses, and/or the preparation of a Master's Thesis and the student's practical training.
The internship is implemented in Greece on a local basis and exceeds all the provisions of the recommendation of the Institute of Educational Policy, which defines the criteria for the granting of postgraduate degrees in Special Education and General Education (SEE).
In particular, the master in Special Education (Online) (MEd) (University of Patras) is offered by the Department of Education, has a minimum of 4 semesters of full-time study, and includes practical training in special education structures. It is critical to note that the internship will take place in Greece.
The internship takes place in special education schools, as well as in general education schools, where students with disabilities or special educational needs attend. It is certified by a supervising teacher and the school unit head. It is accompanied by an attendance register and includes observation, lesson planning, and supervised independent teaching.
Upon completion of this program, you will receive two degrees that will give you the ultimate competitive advantage in the job market.