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The Twice Exceptional Student

Undergraduate | UNE-EDSP102 | 2024

Study method
100% online
Assessments
100% online
Entry requirements
No ATAR needed,
No prior study
Duration
16 weeks
Start dates
26 Feb 2024

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The Twice Exceptional Student

About this subject

  • Upon completion of this subject, students will be able to:

    1. describe twice exceptionality as the co-existence of giftedness and disability, and understand its common manifestation including: gifted and specific learning disabilities; giftedness and Autism Spectrum Disorders; giftedness and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder;
    2. identify the paradoxical needs of the twice exceptional student; and
    3. demonstrate theoretical understanding as presented in the literature on twice exceptionality.

Entry requirements

No entry requirements

Additional requirements

  • Equipment requirements - Headphones or speakers (required to listen to lectures and other media). Headset, including microphone (highly recommended). Webcam (may be required for participation in virtual classrooms and/or media presentations).
  • Software requirements - It is essential for students to have reliable internet access in order to participate in and complete your units, regardless of whether they contain an on campus attendance or intensive school component. For additional information please visit UNE Hardware Requirements: https://www.une.edu.au/current-students/support/it-services/hardware

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

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