CDS Teaching Activities

Members of CDS provide a wide range of teaching and supervision within the University.

PhD graduates and staff at graduation ceremony

PhD graduates and CDS staff at graduation

PhD supervision

The Centre has a thriving international community of postgraduate research students and welcomes applications for supervision of doctoral projects addressing disability issues (contact us for details).

Masters programmes

    • **NEW** Digital (online) Masters in development. Coming soon
    • **NEW** Master in Disability Studies. A ‘hybrid’ programme based at the University of Malta, co-taught by staff from CDS Leeds. 1 year in duration. With a joint qualification (from University of Malta and University of Leeds). Learn on campus at University of Malta, with online learning and Flying Faculty visits from CDS Leeds lecturing staff.

Undergraduate teaching

Disability studies feature as options within a range of degree programmes at Leeds, for example in the following modules:

  • LAW3055 Disability Law
  • LSP3120 Disability Rights and the International Policy Context
  • SLSP2040 Disability Studies: An Introduction
  • HECS1113 Disability, Inclusion & the Life Course
  • LLLC1417 Inclusion and Special Educational Needs and Disability
  • EDUC2401 Inclusive Education
  • ENGL3384 ExtraOrdinary Bodies: Disability, Medicine and Normalcy in Contemporary Literatures
  • ENGL3398 Medical Humanities: Representing Illness, Disability, and Care
  • ENGL3439 States of Mind: Disability, Cognitive Impairment and Mental Health in Contemporary Culture