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190946 PS Consultation, diagnostics, rehabilitation and therapy (2013W)

Disability and Human Rights - Global Insights

5.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 19 - Bildungswissenschaft
Continuous assessment of course work

The attendance of the first session on October 18th 2013 is mandatory.
Please note that this course will be held in English.


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


max. 35 participants
Language: English


Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Friday 18.10. 16:30 - 18:00 Seminarraum 4 Sensengasse 3a 1.OG
Friday 15.11. 15:00 - 20:00 Seminarraum 4 Sensengasse 3a 1.OG
Friday 22.11. 15:00 - 21:00 Seminarraum 4 Sensengasse 3a 1.OG
Saturday 23.11. 08:30 - 15:00 Seminarraum 4 Sensengasse 3a 1.OG
Saturday 14.12. 08:30 - 12:30 Seminarraum 4 Sensengasse 3a 1.OG


Aims, contents and method of the course

We will explore human rights violations around the globe at the intersection of disabilities and diversity focussing on the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities as a frame and tool to change.
Guests have been inquired to share their experiences from the field.

Assessment and permitted materials

1. Attendance and active participation during the course
2. Handing in five written assignments in time
3. Proseminararbeit (written thesis)

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

This course aims at enabling you to identify and advocate against human rights violations at the intersection of education, disabilities, and diversity.

Examination topics

Varied. Working in groups, on texts, with theoretical inputs, and having discussions.

Reading list

Will be discussed during the first session on October 18th 2013.

Association in the course directory

BM 17

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