• READS organizes these courses or program :

    D.S.E. (H. I.)

    In the year 2002 R.E.A.D.S. started the "Diploma in Special Education (Hearing Impaired)" D.S.E. (H.I). The Director, Mrs. Ganga R Singh a senior working Audiologist and Speech Pathologist in the S.M.S Hospital, Jaipur felt the dire need for trained teachers, as there was no training program for the teachers of the hearing impaired in Rajasthan. R.E.A.D.S. is the sole organization to run such courses.

    This Diploma course is a 2 years full time programme and is recognized by the Rehabilitation Council of India (R.C.I.), New Delhi. R.C.I. has introduced semester scheme for D.S.E. (H.I.) from the academic year 2010 onwards for which IGNOU University conducts examination and awards the diploma certificate.

    Currently R.C.I has allowed us only 25 seats intake for each year. In accordance to R.C.I. Directive the admission to this course is done via online entrance test. There is no upper age limit for admission.



    B. Ed. (SE) H. I.

    With an aim to meet the growing demands and needs of the trained manpower in the field of special education, The Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI) in collaboration with the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) New Delhi under its department of multimedia (DME) jointly started a degree distance learning course B.Ed. in special education for Hearing Impairment B.Ed. (SE) H.I. in the year 2001..

    This course is conducted through the correspondence mode. The duration of the course is minimum of 02 years which may be extended maximum up to 05 years, which means that if any candidate is unable to complete this course (Due to any reason therefore) within the stipulated period of 02 years then he/she is allowed to complete maximum up to 05 years. This course is divided into 02 academic years and in each academic year there are 02 contact programmes for theory as well as for practical. The practical examinations are conducted before the final examination of theory.

    The advertisement for the admission to this course is published by IGNOU New Delhi in the month of November - December.