University of Kent
Analysis and Intervention in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
This programme involves deinstitutionalisation and community living, challenging behaviour, quality of staff support, sexuality and autism, and has had a significant impact on national policies in these areas.
An Honours degree, typically in psychology or other relevant social sciences, or comparable professional qualifications and experience. Analysis and intervention in intellectual and developmental disabilities students also need some practical experience in services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Modules include: Behavioural analysis and intervention; research methods; service issues; social psychology of intellectual and developmental disabilities and social psychology of autism.
Assessment is by a one-hour web-based multiple-choice exam and an extended essay. In addition, the research methods module involves 2 short assignments and 1 worked problem. Placements are assessed by two 2,000-word service reports and 1 4,000-word case report, plus feedback by placement supervisors.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,160 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 12,890 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 3,100 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 6,460 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 4,110 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 8,640 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|PgDip||Part-time||£ 2,070 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|PgDip||Part-time||£ 4,430 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Canterbury Campus||Canterbury||CT2 7NZ||South East|
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