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Start Date:Duration:Level:Study mode:Course location:Course Type:
Flexible16 Weeks2Distance LearningDistance LearningSkills & Qualifications

What’s it all about?

This course is ideal for those aged 19 and over who wish to develop an in-depth knowledge of Dyslexia, ADHD and other Specific Learning Difficulties. The units and topics included are ideal for learners who are looking to support individuals with SpLDs in any environment, be it at home, in the workplace, or in schools.

No previous knowledge and experience are required, however, minimum level 1 English skills would be beneficial for completion of assessments.

Study levelCost
19+FREE

This course is split into five manageable units:

Unit 1: Understand Specific Learning Difficulties
Unit 2: Understand the effects of Specific Learning Difficulties
Unit 3: Understand the diagnosis of Specific Learning Difficulties
Unit 4: Understanding supporting Individuals with Specific Learning Difficulties
Unit 5: Understand the context of Specific Learning Difficulties

Studying via distance learning means you can choose when and where you study. We ensure you get all the support you need throughout your course in the form of a personal tutor and a learner support advisor.

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