University of Northampton

University of Northampton

Specific Learning Difficulties (Dyslexia, level 7)

This courses is designed for education professionals who are working to support learners with specific learning difficulties with literacy. It has been designed to develop candidates skills, knowledge and understanding as specialist teachers and their ability to carry out diagnostic assessments, write reports and deliver effective teaching to learners with dyslexia and other learning difficulties affecting literacy and mathematics. The course provides a specialist teacher and assessor qualification recognised by examination boards, enabling them to write reports for learners needing special arrangements in National Curriculum Tests (NCTs) and external examinations. The course provides a qualification appropriate for specialist teachers needing in depth knowledge of theory and practice relating to specific learning difficulties in more than 1 context with advisory, training or managerial roles and responsibilities, and can be used towards an MA Education at the university.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Professional Certificate Part-time September 2017 GBP 1,300 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
Professional Certificate Part-time September 2017 GBP 1,300 per Whole course (England) 1 years
Professional Certificate Part-time September 2017 GBP 1,300 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
Professional Certificate Part-time September 2017 GBP 1,300 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
Professional Certificate Part-time September 2017 GBP 1,300 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Park Campus Northampton NN2 7AL East Midlands

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