Centre for
SPECIAL EDUCATION AND DISABILITY STUDIES

Research Higher Degrees

PhD and Masters Degrees by Research

Support for Research Higher Degree students in completing Masters and PhD programs is a strong commitment of the Centre for Special Education and Disability Studies. Centre staff offer a diversity of research interests and expertise.

Some current areas of student research include:

  • A management framework for community-based early childhood education in vision impairment in the south pacific
  • Aspects of literacy acquisition in deaf children in bilingual educational environments
  • Educational strategies for hearing impaired children with a significant language delay
  • Classroom sound field amplification: listening and learning