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The PhD is a doctoral degree, specifically called a "doctor of philosophy" degree. This is misleading because PhD holders are not necessarily philosophers (unless they earned their degree in philosophy!). That said, PhD recipients are able to engage in thought experiments, reason about problems, and solve problems in sophisticated ways.
Special education is a facet of teaching that focuses on delivering an appropriate education to children who struggle with mental, physical, emotional, or social delays. Special education teachers often must complete professional training and receive certification in both teaching and special education to work with students who have special needs.
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The graduate of the doctoral study program Special education is equipped with theoretical knowledge and research skills in the area of special education. The graduate is
Characteristics of the Studies
The content of doctoral studies focuses mostly on the increase of participation of people with disabilities in society as well as the improvement of the quality of their lives. Special attention is given to social aspects.
The Ph.D. Study Program offers education in a wide spectrum of special-education disciplines. Students of the program are prepared to develop the scientific discipline of special education in the above mentioned new perspective and to solve up-to-date problems related to the quality of life of people with disabilities.
Individual courses also cover topical aspects of special education in the international context.
Research activities should preferably cover:...