Overview of the Department

Special needs education department was established independently in 2002 E.C. Since then, the department has been offering courses in special needs education as common course to would be teachers in the regular, extension and summer diploma program. Moreover, it has also started to train students at diploma level in the field of special needs and inclusive Education. The department has finalized its preparation to open Bachelor of Arts Degree in special needs and inclusive education stream in the coming year.

Objective of the Department

  • To train student in regular, extension and summer programs in the field of special needs and inclusive education.
  • To provide common courses to would be teachers in other fields.   
  • To provide skill courses (Braille and Sign Language) for trainees.

Mission

The mission of the department is to produce qualified professionals in special needs and inclusive education with the provision of quality education in the required field. More importantly, it works to improve and upgrade the awareness of the community in inclusive education.   

 Programs

    Certificate program Diploma program

Undergraduate/ Degree

         programs

 Masters  programs
 

         

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 Staffs

No Name Educational Background Academic Rank Email address Phone No Research interests Publications
1 Lewi Hailu MA in SNE Lecturer hlewi @gmail.com 0911461553 Disability and society studies On process
2 Abiyot Mekurya MA in SNE Lecturer This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 0913414803 Inclusive Education On process
3 Keralen Getaneh MA in SNE Lecturer This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 0912205268 Inclusive learning On process
4 Mesfin Abebe PhD in SNE Assistant Professor   0916822508 Inclusive Education Two publications
5 Abbay Belayhun MA in SNE Lecturer This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 0911624550 Disability sport On publication
6 Kifle G/Hiwot MA in SNE Lecturer This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 0910274863 Inclusive Education On process
7 Alemu Abera MA in SNE Lecturer   0911600244 Inclusive Education On process
8 Geremew Gete BA T.Assistant This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 0906636468    

 Contact

Name of the Department Head: Keralem Getaneh

Phone No:  0912205268

Email address:   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Office Location:  Special Needs Education  Room No 04

Building No or Name:  College of Education and Behavioral Studies