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Overview

Covering the Special Educational Needs and Disability Act (SENDA), this book addresses the learning needs of impaired and disabled students. It suggests effective responses for those designing and delivering the curriculum and discusses flexible teaching strategies.
An essential purchase for any education professionals wanting to implement best practice when catering for those with particular needs - whether lecturers, course developers, course leaders or learning and teaching interest groups.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780749436100
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 3/1/2003
  • Pages: 224
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.69 (d)

Table of Contents

Contributing authors
Preface
List of abbreviations
Pt. 1 Introduction 1
1 Special teaching in higher education 3
Pt. 2 The context for change 17
2 From exclusion to inclusion: some lessons from abroad 19
3 Communications and information technology (C&IT) for disabled students 37
Pt. 3 Visual and auditory impairments: physical disability 57
4 Supporting deaf students in higher education 59
5 Students with visual impairment 77
6 Able student, disabled person: access to courses in higher education by students with physical disabilities 96
7 Issues for pedagogy (1) 112
Pt. 4 Specific learning issues 119
8 Students with dyslexia and other specific learning difficulties 121
9 Overseas learners of English in higher education 141
10 Students with autism and Asperger's syndrome 159
11 Issues for pedagogy (2) 177
Pt. 5 Mental health issues 183
12 Students with schizophrenia in higher education 185
13 Psychiatrically vulnerable students: stress, emotional disturbance 197
14 Issues for pedagogy (3) 211
Afterword 215
Index 217
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