EPA528: Positive behaviour management and socio-emotional aspects of learning - Ανοικτό Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου - Open University of Cyprus
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EPA528: Positive behaviour management and socio-emotional aspects of learning

Module Purpose and Objectives

The purpose of this mdule is to analyze the origin and nature of behavioral problems, through various interpretive approaches, so that their complex nature is understood and then promote effective ways for addressing these behavioral problems and adopt a positive behavior. Also, in this particular module we highlight the strong relation between learning and behavior, as well as the importance of teaching social skills for positive behavior management and maximizing the overall learning process

Module Content

Students will be able to:

  • be introduced in basic concepts from the field of special and inclusive education
  • learn the historical, political and theoretical framework for supporting students with disabilities or special educational needs
  • understand the legal framework around the education of students with disabilities or special educational needs
  • develop a critical approach to improving the education of students with disabilities or special educational needs based on current educational trends

They will also be able to:

  • Recommend teaching approaches and environmental modifications aimed at the efficient and effective education of students with disabilities or special educational needs

Additional Info

  • Κωδικός / Course Code: EPA528
  • ECTS: 15
  • Τρόποι Αξιολόγησης / Assessment:

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  • Διάρκεια Φοίτησης/ Length of Study: Εξαμηνιαία (εαρινό)/ Semi-annual (spring)
  • Κόστος/ Tuition Fees: 900 euro
  • Επίπεδο Σπουδών/ Level: Μεταπτυχιακό/ Postgraduate