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Sheffield Hallam University: Autism Spectrum
|Institution||Sheffield Hallam University|
|Department||Sheffield Hallam University|
|Telephone||(+44) 0114 225 5533|
Reflect on how autism affects the way in which people experience the world and analyse these experiences in the context of wider disability debates.
Learn to identify and challenge the societal barriers encountered by autistic people.
Critically reflect upon developing practice, research, and policy that work towards social justice, inclusion and equality.
The MA Autism Spectrum gives students a specialist and critical education in theory, research and practice related to autism. The course provides academic, professional, and personal development opportunities for those concerned with both the practice and experience of living and/or working with autistic individuals across all ages.
How you learn You experience and engage in a variety of learning activities as you progress through the course. We have designed a balanced range of activities to recognise the diverse range of experience and expertise of our students.
You learn through
group and peer discussion
You take part in both face-to-face and online learning throughout your studies.
Applied learning Applied learning is the ethos at the heart of all Sheffield Hallam courses, meaning that you are given the opportunity to put your study into practice.
You'll be taught by professionals who are active in their field - so you'll get cutting edge, industry focused knowledge of your subject. You'll gain real-world skills through placements, workshops and live projects, often getting the opportunity to work with big global brands.
Work experience is also embedded into every year of the course, so you polish your workplace skills alongside building a solid knowledge of your subject. Applied learning means that when you do start work, you can dive in and make things happen.
|Level||RQF Level 7|
Typically a degree or equivalent and an interest in the autism spectrum.
If English is not your first language, you need an overall IELTS score of 6.5 with 6.5 in reading and 6.5 in writing. We may invite you to take part in a face to face or telephone interview to ensure your spoken language skills meet the requirements for working with learners in an educational setting or context.
If you do not have such academic qualifications we may consider your application individually, based on your personal, professional and work experience, and other formal qualifications. You may also be able to claim credit points which can reduce the amount of time it takes to complete your qualification at Sheffield Hallam.
|Channel Islands||8490 GBP for Whole course|
|England||8490 GBP for Whole course|
|Northern Ireland||8490 GBP for Whole course|
|Scotland||8490 GBP for Whole course|
|Wales||8490 GBP for Whole course|
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