The Master of Education in Applied Behavior Analysis (M.Ed. in ABA) is a flexible, 36-credit, two-year modular program that is aligned with Level 9 in the UAE Qualification Framework – QF Emirates. The program is designed to develop research-informed educators as expert behavior analysts who are skilled at behavior assessment and change, to lead educational improvement in the UAE. This is achieved through a distinctive program consisting of courses focusing on recent developments in behavioral theories of teaching and learning. The program also emphasizes the implementation of educational research in authentic contexts addressing topics aligned with current and emergent educational trends. The coursework completed for the M.Ed. in ABA meets the coursework requirement to be eligible to sit for the Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) examination.
Emirates College for Advanced Education (ECAE) is an Abu Dhabi Government higher education institute affiliated with Department of Education and Knowledge (ADEK). The college was established to offer Undergraduate and Postgraduate Degree Programs as well as Professional Development for in-service educators with a commitment to playing a key role in the modernization of school education in the UAE, and providing educational research solutions to the nation.Read More