VICTAR is a research and teaching centre in the University of Birmingham which focuses on the social and educational inclusion of people with vision impairment.
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- Our activities
- Who we are
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Degrees and courses
VICTAR is the largest teacher training provider in the area of vision impairment in the UK. The Mandatory Qualification for Teachers of Children with Visual Impairment is open to teachers with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent. It is also open to teachers (as well as other professionals with appropriate qualifications) working with children and young people with vision impairment who are not seeking the MQ.
Masters and Research degrees
We welcome professionals who wish to extend their qualifications by undertaking research training and developing a research dissertation. Find out more.
Some of our research includes Useful guidelines and resources.
Members of VICTAR are actively involved in a number of funded research projects. Some of the projects are listed below (a number of which have reports which may be downloaded).
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