Reasons to study Analysis and Intervention in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities at Kent
- Study alongside some of the UK’s leading academics working in autism, learning disability and community care.
- We offer a range of funding opportunities to fund your studies.
- As a student or graduate, you can join the Tizard Practitioners’ Network of experts in the field.
- Receive academic and professional support from leading clinicians and researchers in the intellectual and developmental disabilities field.
- Benefit from our excellent links with health and social care organisations, and other relevant establishments.
The Analysis and Intervention in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities programme from University of Kent improve employability prospects for both those with established careers and new entrants to the field. Many of our students already work with people with intellectual and developmental disabilities in professional, management or supporting capacities.
Our programmes support their continuing professional development and enhance their opportunities for career advancement. Other students, who are at the beginning of their careers, move on to a range of professional roles in health and social care including working as psychologists in learning disability or behavioural specialists in community learning disability teams; service management of development roles; clinical psychology training or a PhD.
Career destinations include working as a consultant behaviour analyst, carer co-ordinator, service care manager, special needs teacher, quality officer, ABA tutor and research assistant in various health care organisations such as Dimensions UK Ltd, Care Management Group, Consensus Support Services, Mencap and Ambitious About Autism.
- Research Methods
- Social Psychology of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
- Behaviour Analysis and Intervention
- Service Issues in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities by Distance Learning
- Extended Essay
- Service Placement
- Clinical Placement
- Research Project in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
There is no fixed application deadline for home/EU students, but we strongly recommend you apply no later than three months before your intended start date.
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- A good honours degree, typically in psychology or other relevant social sciences, or comparable professional qualifications and experience. Analysis and Intervention in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities students also need some practical experience in services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
- All applicants are considered on an individual basis and additional qualifications, professional qualifications and relevant experience may also be taken into account when considering applications.
International17400 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 17400 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
National9300 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9300 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
- EU: £13000
- UK: £4650
- EU: £6500
- International: £8700
- UK: £6200
- EU: £8700
- International: £11600
Living costs for Canterbury
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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