Department of Disability Studies

Diploma in Disability Studies (2 years)

Entry Requirements

5 'O' levels including English Language

Bachelor of Science Honours in Special Education (4 years)

Entry Requirements

5 'O' levels including English Language

Master of Science in Special Education (2 years)

Entry Requirements

A relevant first degree pass of 2.2

Career Prospects

Graduates can work in several inclusive setting at all levels as teachers and counsellors, as specialists in Non Governmental Organisations for and institutions for people with varied abilities. They can also work as researchers in the various settings where people with disabilities are found.

The Harare Regional Campus will hold a teaching practice workshop for PGDE Intake 18, DipEd Intake 13, BECD Intake 6…

The Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) Bulawayo Regional Campus has moved their Student Representative Council (SRC)…

Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 10:56

The Zimbabwe Open University is pleased to announce that His Excellency, Cde. R. G. Mugabe, the President of the Republic of Zimbabwe and Chancellor of the Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) has appointed Professor Alfred Champion Ncube, as the Acting Vice Chancellor of

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Monday, May 21, 2018 - 11:59

TWENTY three students among them teachers, court interpreters and police officers were awarded certificates in different Sign Language levels which were offered by the Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) Faculty of Applied Social Sciences Department of Disability Studies

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Wednesday, May 16, 2018 - 12:01

The Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) in collaboration with the Association of African Universities (AAU) and the Zimbabwe Council for Higher Education (ZIMCHE), will host a four day Research Method

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Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 16:34

THE Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) National Student Representative Council (SRC), through Centre for Student Management (CSM), has set aside $10 000 towards the Students Bereavement Fund.

The move which has been described as a

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Thursday, May 10, 2018 - 16:30

The Zimbabwe Open University entered into yet another lucrative partnership with Beitbridge Juicing Private Limited, a subsidiary of Schweppes Holdings.

The signing ceremony was done at ZOU National Centre in Harare on Tuesday,  24 April 2018. The ZOU Acting Vice Chancellor, Professor

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