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Surdopedagogas (Lithuania)

  • Generic name of profession

    Special needs teacher
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Sordopedagogue (teacher working with children having hearing problems) (EN)
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  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

    EU Law :
    National legislation:
    Republic of Lithuania law amending the law on education, No XI-1281, 2011, Vilnius. The Description of Qualification Requirements for Teachers of Preschool, Pre-primary education, Informal, Primary, Lower secondary and Upper secondary education, Special education and Vocational training The order of the Minister of Education and Science, 29/03/2005 No. ISAK-506, Valstybės žinios, 2005, No 43-1395 (the last renewal of this order 6/06/2012 No. V-942, Valstybės žinios, 2011, No. 65-3312).
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    Type of regulation :
    Other   qualification in diploma or competencies could be recognised according to the order of the Minister


    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    General system of recognition - primary application
    Qualification level:
    PS3 - Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years) , Art. 11 d
    Prior check of qualifications under article 7(4):
  • Activities

    Description of activities:
    Surdopedagogas – analizuoja vaikų ir/ar mokinių, turinčių klausos sutrikimų arba kochlearinius impantus klausos įvertinimo dokumentus, nustato mokinio specialiuosius ugdymosi poreikius, tiria ir įvertina regimojo, girdimojo suvokimo, tarties ir žodinės kalbos įgūdžius bei komunikacinius gebėjimus. Teikia specialiąją pedagoginę pagalbą mokiniams.
    Surdopedagogue – analyses documents of child and/or pupil having damaged hearing and/or with cochlear implant hearing assessment, defines pupil special education needs, examines and evaluates visual, auditory perception, pronunciation and verbal abilities as well as communicational skills. Provides special pedagogical support for pupils. (EN)
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