Stranmillis University College

Stranmillis University College

SEN Literacy

The MEd in Teaching Children with Specific Literacy Difficulties is for students who wish to develop the specialist knowledge and skills required to teach children with dyslexia.

Entry requirements

Applicants will normally hold a relevant 2.2 Honours degree or above in a related discipline and preferably a professional teaching qualification. However, applicants who do not meet the requirements above will be considered on an individual basis, where there is evidence of relevant experience. Applicants may be required to attend an interview to determine their suitability for entry.

Course modules

The first three modules must be taken in the order listed below. Modules include: Factors affecting literacy development; informal assessment of literacy difficulties and models of intervention; working with children with literacy difficulties; research methods with psychometrics; case study dissertation with Associate Membership of the British Dyslexia Association; language and literacy development in children with ASD.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MEd Part-time September 2016 GBP 870 per Module (England) 1 years
MEd Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,350 per Module (International) 1 years
MEd Part-time September 2016 GBP 870 per Module (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MEd Part-time September 2016 GBP 870 per Module (Scotland) 1 years
MEd Part-time September 2016 GBP 870 per Module (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Stranmillis University College Belfast BT9 5DY Northern Ireland

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