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Degree

Master of Education in Curriculum Studies in Supporting Learners with Diverse Needs and Exceptionalities (Course-Based)

master

Degree

Master of Education in Curriculum Studies in Supporting Learners with Diverse Needs and Exceptionalities (Course-Based)

Quick facts

  • Tuition

    $13,304 CAD

  • Application fee

    $50 CAD

  • Duration

    1 year

  • PGWP

    1 year

  • Min GPA

    3 out of 4

Highlights
Project

These are mandatory and all come with course.

Deadlines

Term start & deadline Deadline
Fall-September 15-February-2023 2023-02-15

Overview

Master of Education in Curriculum Studies in Supporting Learners with Diverse Needs and Exceptionalities

The MEd (Curriculum Studies): Supporting Learners with Diverse Needs and Exceptionalities meets the general requirements for the MEd (Curriculum Studies)

It is a non-thesis graduate degree consisting of 5.0 units of coursework, including a project

Students admitted to this concentration will follow a prescribed set of courses designed to explore, consider, and analyze how school organizational structures and overall culture can become responsive to learners' strengths, needs, and interests. 

Collaborative school cultures that embrace diversity as a point of strength are examined. 

Students at Mount Saint Vincent University will engage in a critical review of curriculum, student assessment, and individualized programming through differing teaching/learning strategies in various discipline areas that include:

accommodations, adaptations, and the integration of assistive technology with an emphasis on supporting learners with diverse needs and exceptionalities.

Estimate your cost

Residency
Count of person

$21,297

Total costs

yearly

Details


Cost of living 1 person $7,260
Accommodation 1 bed room $7,993
Tuition 1 person $13,304

Hourly wage

Min wage

13.35 CAD / 1 hour

in Canada every student can work 20 hour per week

Required documents

  • A curriculum vitae or résume
  • A signed statement of intent
  • Reference letters
  • An official transcript
  • Language proficiency test

Language requirements

GRE
not required
GMAT
not required

IELTS

7
6.5
listening
6.5
writing
6.5
speaking
6.5
reading

TOEFL

93
23
listening
23
writing
23
speaking
23
reading

PTE

-
listening
-
writing
-
speaking
-
reading

Cambridge

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listening
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writing
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speaking
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reading
Language pathway (conditional offer) is available

Students conditionally admitted to a graduate program of study, who have an IELTS score between 6.5 and 6.9 or the equivalent, will be required to successfully complete the Graduate Preparatory Program (GPP)

The GPP is designed to ensure that incoming graduate students have a high level of English language proficiency and a strong orientation to Canadian academic culture. 

The GPP consists of an intensive term-long 15 hour/week program offered by the International Education Centre (IEC) and an undergraduate academic course

The course is determined by the Graduate Admissions Committee for the student’s intended program of study and indicated on the student’s data form. This course is normally taken concurrently with the IEC program.


Academic background and requirement

Minimum requirements for admission to the program are a bachelor’s degree and evidence of one-year successful teaching experience (or equivalent)

A BEd or its equivalent is also required for those teaching in the public school system

Those involved in education other than in the school system do not require a BEd for admittance to the program and are encouraged to apply.

Career opportunities

  • Educator
  • Teacher
  • Educational administrators
  • consultant
  • curriculum development specialist

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