Liverpool John Moores University: Teaching Learners with a Visual Impairment

InstitutionLiverpool John Moores University View institution profile
Department Faculty of Education, Health and Community
Web https://www.ljmu.ac.uk/
Email education@ljmu.ac.uk
Telephone 0151 231 3000
Study type Taught

Summary

Embark on this mandatory qualification for Teachers of Visually Impaired Learners, delivered at St. Vincent’s School, Liverpool in collaboration with LJMU.

- Discover this programme designed by practitioners for practitioners

- Study over two years on a distance learning basis

- Explore six diverse Core modules including a UEB braille course

- Take part in five residential weekends and a four week block teaching placement within a specialist or support service setting

- Engage in work-based learning, person-centred inclusive thinking and teaching approaches designed to engage students as self-directed learners and reflective practitioners.

St. Vincent’s is a Specialist School for Sensory Impairments and Other Needs has been consistently rated as an ‘outstanding school’ by OFSTED in all of its school and residential provision inspections since 2008. The partnership between St. Vincent's and LJMU provides access to an environment adapted to those with visual impairment, and offers you a plethora of experience directly on site.

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Founded in 1823, LJMU is ranked in the top 600 higher education institutions in the world* and attracts staff and students from over 100 countries. Our postgraduates are highly sought after by employers with over 96%** in work or further study six months after graduation.

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