NATIONAL OPEN UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA
14/16 AHMADU BELLO WAY, LAGOS
SCHOOL OF EDUCATION
MAY/JUNE 2013 EXAMINATION
COURSE CODE: EDU 426: COURSE TITLE: Special Education Time: 2hours
Answer question 1 and any other 2 questions.
- (a). Discuss any five challenges facing research activities in special education in Nigeria
(b). Write short notes on learning disability and intellectual retardation (10 marks). (c). Discuss any five methods of educating children with intellectual
retardation in Nigeria (10marks).
- (a). What is giftedness? (5marks)
(b). Discuss any five characteristics of gifted children in Nigeria (15marks).
- (a). Discuss any five methods of educating children with intellectual disorder (10marks). (b). Discuss any five characteristics of children with language disorders (10marks).
- (a). What are the categories of children with special needs?
(b). Highlight any four ways in which ICT is important in the field of Special