University of Sunderland

University of Sunderland

National Award for Special Educational Needs Co-ordination

Since 2008, it is a legal requirement for new SENCOs within mainstream schools to gain a National Award for Special Educational Needs Coordination (NASENCO) within 3 years of taking up their post. Our course directly addresses the Learning Outcomes for NASENCO that have been specified by the National College for Teaching and Leadership (NCTL). These Learning Outcomes include: The professional context of relevant frameworks and methodologies, and types of disabilities; the strategic development of SEN policy and procedures; how to co-ordinate provision leading, developing and supporting colleagues; working in partnership with pupils, families and other professionals.

Course modules

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgCert Part-time weekend October 2016 GBP 1,400 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgCert Part-time weekend October 2016 GBP 1,400 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgCert Part-time weekend October 2016 GBP 1,400 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgCert Part-time weekend October 2016 GBP 1,400 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
Professional Certificate Part-time October 2016 GBP 1,400 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
Professional Certificate Part-time October 2016 GBP 1,400 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
Professional Certificate Part-time October 2016 GBP 1,400 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
Professional Certificate Part-time October 2016 GBP 1,400 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Campus Sunderland SR1 3SD North East

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Key information

Contact: 
Faculty of Education and Society Recruitment Team
Telephone number: 
0191 515 3845