Master of Arts in

Education (Special Education)

The University of Lahore’s Master of Special Education offers you, as an educator, the opportunity to build your skills and experience in the challenging and rewarding eld of special education. Providing you with the qualications to teach children with special needs, the Master of Special Education combines current research with practical coursework to ensure you are equipped with the best possible teaching techniques to enter your career as a special needs educator. You will be able to specialize your studies in one of these key areas including education for the blind and vision impaired, deaf and hard of hearing, early childhood, emotional and behavioral problems, sensory disabilities or a general specialization where you can take a broader look at all of these areas.

Degree

requirements

BA/BSc/BSc Home Economics/BFA, Bachelor’s degree (14 years of education) from HEC recognized University with 2.00 CGPA or at least 50% marks under semester system or 2nd Division (45% marks) under annual system.

Why this

Degree

Graduates may find opportunities in the following areas: Head or Leading Special Teacher positions; Assistant or Deputy Principal Positions; School Principal positions; Special Educational Administrators; Special Education Academic Managers; Training Head positions; and Special Education Curriculum leaders, among others.

Courses Offered

Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1
Introduction to Special Education
3    
2
Orientation to Children with Special Needs
3    
3
Characteristics of Learning Disabilities
3    
4
Special Education Teaching Methods
3    
5   Collaboration Between Family, School & Community 3    
           
SrNo. Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1
Characteristics Of Emotional & Behavioral Disorders
3

2
Characteristics Of Physical & Health Disabilities
3

3
Foundation of Counseling, Guidance and Therapy
3

4 Advance Legal issues in Special Education
3

5   Special Education Assessment and Interpretation 3    
6   Teaching Practice-1 3    
           
Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1
Teaching of Reading and Writing in Special Education
3


Teaching of Science in Special Education
3



Teaching of Mathematics in Special Education
3

    Teaching of Urdu/English in Special Education 3    
    Teaching of Social Studies & Islamiat in Special Education 3    
           
SrNo. Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1
ICT in Special Education Curriculum
3


Teaching of Art and Craft in Special Education
3



Management and Administration of Special Education
3

    Teaching Practice-11 3    
    Master’s Thesis in Special Education 6