University of Edinburgh
Additional Support for Learning (Specific Learning Difficulties)
This programme covers ways in which learning difficulties can manifest themselves, sometimes simultaneously; students examine approaches to supporting people with disabilities, such as curriculum adaptations and classroom accommodations and gain the confidence to apply them in practical settings.
The minimum entry requirement is a UK 2.1 Honours degree or its international equivalent in a relevant discipline; alternatively, applicants may be considered on the basis of employment or relevant educational experience; applicants should normally be registered with the General Teaching Council for Scotland or Teachers of Further Education.
Compulsory courses: collaborative working in children�s services; conceptualising research; education for all; sources of knowledge; specific learning difficulties: co-occurring specific difficulties; specific learning difficulties: dyslexia. Option courses may include: ssessing pupils/students with visual impairment; audiology and audiometry ; bilingualism and other additional support needs; deaf studies; language and communication; promoting achievement and curriculum access for bilingual and/or deaf learners; supporting individual pupils ; supporting pupils in groups; the developing bilingual learner.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MEd||Part-time||£ 7,650 per Whole course (home fees)||2 years|
|MEd||Part-time||£ 13,050 per Whole course (overseas fees)||2 years|
|MEd||Part-time||£ 7,650 per Academic year (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses))||2 years|
|PgCert||Part-time||£ 2,700 per Academic year (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses))||1 years|
|PgCert||Part-time||£ 2,700 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|PgDip||Part-time||£ 5,400 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|PgDip||Part-time||£ 5,400 per Academic year (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses))||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Moray House School of Education||Edinburgh||EH8 8AQ||Scotland|
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