History of the Department
The Center of Special Education (CSE) was set up in 1970 with a dean in charge
of the center. When Department of Special Education (DSE) was officially
established in 1987, the dean of the center was then appointed to the dean of
the department. With the extension ofconsulting services to pre-school,
elementary, junior, and senior high schools as well as being responsible for the
resource room, the dean of the center is designated to a vice professor or
professor of the DSE.
The dean, who has to be a vice professor or above and who is in charge of
all the related affairs, of the center is designated by the chancellor of
There are two divisions in the center: Research and Consulting. Members of
theResearch Division are responsible for the special education related
researches, publication, data collection and exchange, and so on. Members of
the Consulting Division deal with the projects on special education,
evaluations on students with special needs, tutorials, student
consultations, trainings, activities on promoting special education, and so
The center provides a Special Education Consultation (SEC) hot-line to serve
the southern Taiwan on the issues.
An assistant is installed at the center to deal with the administration.
A resource room is arranged to provide a counseling area for students with
special needs (SSN).
- An office with an SEC hot-line
- An Evaluation/ Display room
A Special-Education textbooks display room (shared with Visual Deficient
Teacher-Training class/ Visual Deficient textbooks) at the basement
A Resource room (shared with the library for Special Education Department)