University of Northampton

University of Northampton

Special Educational Needs and Inclusion (Autism Pathway)

This pathway is aimed at people interested in developing their knowledge and skills in the field of autism spectrum, including asperger syndrome. This specialist pathway is suitable for professionals working in early years, primary or secondary schools, further and higher education, voluntary sector, advisory roles, and residential settings. It would also be available (subject to entry qualifications) to people with a personal interest, for example individuals on the autism spectrum and family members. This Autism course provides in depth knowledge and understanding of various aspects related to autism. The modules place specific emphasis on understanding autism from the individual and their family perspective. Theoretical perspectives related to autism and learning are explored in order to better understand the strengths and needs of individuals. A thorough analysis of evidence based approaches will be included in order to evaluate best practice in this field. The aim of the course is to help participants to reduce the barriers that individuals with autism face in education and wider society. Participants will be encouraged to critically reflect and analyse their practice.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,500 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,500 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 11,900 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,500 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,500 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,500 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 1,080 per Module (EU) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 1,080 per Module (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 1,080 per Module (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 1,080 per Module (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2017 GBP 1,080 per Module (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

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

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