Edge Hill University

PGCert SpLD (Dyslexia) with AMBDA/ATS

PGCert SpLD (Dyslexia) with AMBDA/ATS

This programme enables you to investigate research and literature relevant to SpLD dyslexia and evaluate this in terms of specialist teaching and learning practice. You will gain a critical understanding of the social, emotional and community issues that may affect dyslexic learners and their families and develop your knowledge of the practice and principles involved in enhancing the learning experience for children and young people with SpLD dyslexia. Demonstrating the ability to critically evaluate and reflect upon your own practice in relation to the identification, assessment and subsequent interventions within the role of a specialist teacher forms a central part of the programme.

Entry requirements

To join this programme, you need to have a relevant degree or equivalent.

You will require a written statement from your head teacher / manager supporting your suitability as a specialist teacher and confirming you satisfy the Disclosure and Barring Service’s (DBS) mandatory criteria of ‘Clearance to Work with Children and/or Vulnerable Adults’.

Course modules

CPD4518Identification, Assessment and Intervention for Students with SpLD Dyslexia (AP) (20 CREDITS)
CPD4519Specialist Dyslexia Training Work-based Practice (20 CREDITS)
CPD4520Theories and Dilemmas of Dyslexia (20 CREDITS)

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