They enable schools to have their own dyslexia expert who can identify, assess, plan intervention for, teach and support learners with specific learning difficulties (dyslexia).
These courses support teachers and other professionals in gaining a high level of knowledge and skills so that they can expertly meet the needs of children and adolescents with SpLD and other related literacy difficulties.
On the Postgraduate Certificate in SpLD, you will focus on becoming a good specialist teacher of children with dyslexia (up to the age of 18). In addition, on the Postgraduate Diploma in SpLD, you will develop your skills both as an assessor and a consultant, gaining the skills and knowledge to take on an advisory role.
The Master’s degree in SpLD offers the opportunity for you to conduct a small-scale research project investigating an aspect of dyslexia of personal interest to you in your own workplace.
The SpLD programme will enable you to:
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You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.Full-time
This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.
Applicants will normally need to:
*Applicants must have qualified at level 6 - a foundation degree does not meet our entry requirements.
Up to 60 credits can be claimed by teachers who have already undertaken a post graduate award in Specific Learning Difficulties that is BDA accredited at Approved Teacher Status (ATS) or Approved Practitioner (APS) level.
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.
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