Degree Information

The M.Ed. program in Vision Studies, Teacher of Students with Visual Impairments track, requires the completion of 37 graduate academic credits. Students entering the TVI program without a degree in education are required to take three additional courses: Understanding Reading: Principles, Practices and Mathematics Thinking Skills-Elementary, and Introduction to Disabilities

Graduate Core Courses for the TVI Graduate Program:

  • VISN 602: Education of Students with VI, 3 credits
  • VISN 603: Braille Communications 13 credits
  • VISN 604: Visual Functioning3 credits
  • VISN 605: Implications of Low Vision3 credits
  • VISN 610: Braille Communications 113 credits
  • VISN 660: Intro to AT for People with VI3 credits
  • VISN 612: Orientation and Mobility and IDL4 credits
  • VISN 613: Assessment for Students with VI Including Those with Additional Disabilities4 credits
  • VISN 614: Instructional Strategies for Students with VI Including Those with Additional Disabilities4 credits
  • VISN 648 Cerebral/Cortical vision Impairment, 3 credits
  • VISN 619: Practicum in Teaching Students with Visual Impairment4 credits

Total : 37 credits