Inclusive Practice 3

EDU716

This online course critically analyses the barriers to learning and participation for children with disabilities and additional learning needs in early learning services.

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    Level
    7
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    Credits
    15
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    Cost
    2025
    2024
    $677 NZ Domestic
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    EFTS
    0.125
  • Delivery type
    Online only
  • Teaching weeks 16 weeks
  • Workload Approximately 10 hours per week
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    Prerequisites

    If you need to discuss prerequisites for this course
    contact us

The concepts of equity and advocacy are investigated in relation to the rights of the child as articulated in United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCROC), United Nations Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNRIP) and New Zealand legislation and policy documents. Ākonga will develop understandings, knowledge and pedagogies so that they can identify and respond inclusively to ākonga with diverse and additional learning needs.

Learners who successfully complete this course will be able to:

  • Critically examine the impact of assumptions and beliefs on practice and the achievement of children with disabilities and additional learning needs.
  • Debate the rights of the child with reference to UNCROC (United Nations Convention on Rights of the Child), United Nations Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNRIP), and legislation and policy in Aotearoa New Zealand
  • Evaluate a range of pedagogies which promote the inclusion of children with disabilities and additional learning needs in early learning services.

Computer and internet requirements

To complete this course you will need access to a laptop or desktop computer, reliable broadband internet connection and a data plan able to support online learning such as streaming of videos (including YouTube), downloading content, and writing and submitting online assessments. If you are unsure if your current computer or internet access allows you to complete your online learning with us, please contact us before applying to enrol.

Work towards

You can do this course as part of these qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree

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  •  
    Level
    7
  •  
    Credits
    15
  •  
    Cost
    2025
    2024
    $677 NZ Domestic
  •  
    EFTS
    0.125
  • Delivery type
    Online only
  • Teaching weeks 16 weeks
  • Workload Approximately 10 hours per week
  •  
    Prerequisites

    If you need to discuss prerequisites for this course
    contact us