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Bath Spa University: Specific Learning Difficulties (Dyslexia)
|Institution||Bath Spa University View institution profile|
|Department||School of Education|
A British Dyslexia Association (BDA) accredited Certificate in dyslexia and specific learning difficulties (SpLD).
Develop extensive knowledge of SpLD/Dyslexia through well-established and highly regarded modules.
Benefit from the opportunity to gain Approved Teacher/Practitioner Status (ATS/APS) from the BDA.
Learn through a mixture of daytime, weekend and twilight sessions designed to help you combine study and employment.
Broaden your individual career opportunities within and beyond the school context. If you're a teacher, or you already work in education (with school-aged learners), this course has been designed with you in mind.
Approximately 10% of learners have dyslexia. Schools recognise that they need to understand, identify and support children with dyslexia. By acquiring specialist teaching and assessment skills around dyslexia, you’ll be a valuable addition to the school team.
Our PGCert in SpLD/Dyslexia comprises two 30 credit modules that integrate both theory and practice. You’ll study through workshops, case studies and assignments, justifying your professional practice through research. Modules comprise taught sessions and assessed projects.
CAREER OPPORTUNITIES This academic qualification alongside your vocational training course will enhance your CV and job opportunities in a highly competitive field. It will also provide Continuing Professional Development (CPD) specific to your professional needs and requirements.
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert
|Level||RQF Level 7|
Applicants (with the exception of speech and language therapists and psychologists) should have a 1st degree in education or linked pedagogy and, ideally, 2 years of teaching experience. If the applicant already has recognised SpLD/Dyslexia qualification at ATS level, they can apply to use this prior qualification to gain entry to the Assessment Methodology module as Accreditation for Prior Learning (APL) towards the Master’s or PG Dip in SpLD/Dyslexia, as well as using this to top up their BDA qualification to AMBDA level.
|Location||Newton Park Campus|
Newton St Loe
|England||2565 GBP for Whole course|
|Northern Ireland||2565 GBP for Whole course|
|Scotland||2565 GBP for Whole course|
|Wales||2565 GBP for Whole course|
Bath Spa University
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