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Macquarie University Special Education Centre
Welcome to MUSEC
Macquarie University Special Education Centre (MUSEC), the centre for research and teaching in special education, enjoys a national and international reputation for the quality of its research, its excellence in postgraduate teaching and its contribution to program development in the area of Special Education.
Centre staff are involved in a variety of research projects, both on and off campus, focusing on the learning and behaviour difficulties of young children and school students with special needs and disabilities. Complementary program development ensures that research findings are translated into practical applications for implementation by teachers working with children with special needs in both regular and special schools.
The staff of Macquarie University Special Education Centre include special educators, psychologists, teachers, therapists and researchers, backed by technical and administrative support staff.
Programs offered include the Doctor of Philosophy (Special Education), Master of Special Education (by coursework), Postgraduate Diploma in Special Education and Postgraduate Certificates in Special Education (High Support Needs, Learning Difficulties Support, Learning and Behaviour Support).
Semester 2, 2013 & 2014 Offering can be completed online
Do you have a student with special education needs in your class? Not too sure what to do? Enrol in one of our short specialised Postgraduate Certificates in Special Education.
DEC approves MUSEC's Master of Special Education for Scholarship
Please visit the DEC website for full details.
Midyear 2013 Entry
Thursday 30th May, 2013 at 5-6pm. (Applications close 28th June, 2013)
Thursday, 24th October, 2013 at 5-6pm. (Applications close 31st October, 2013)