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Understanding Specific Learning Difficulties - Level 2

Course Code: SC1FE389

Next available course:

Start DateLocationDuration
17/09/2020Bispham Campus10 WeeksApply
14/01/2021Bispham Campus10 WeeksApply

Course Overview

This qualification aims to give learners knowledge of different Specific Learning Difficulties, how they are diagnosed and how individuals can be supported.

The qualification can be used by a wide range of learners looking to improve their knowledge and awareness in this subject area.

It is suitable for suitable for both current and aspiring teaching staff, learning support staff and teaching assistants or anyone looking to build their knowledge of dyslexia and other learning difficulties.

Entry Requirements

No previous training or experience is required for this programme but you must be at least 19.

Qualification Obtained

Certificate in Understanding Specific Learning Difficulties

Career Options and Progression

Assessment Methods

Teaching and Learning Methods

You will attend college for a 3 hour session weekly (term-time only) for 10 weeks. Evening and daytimes session will be available at different times of the academic year.

Within these sessions there will be tutor delivery, question and answer, discussion, observation, group work tasks and individual tasks.

It is expected that you will complete a minimum of 3 hours independent study, each week, outside of the class to complete your assignments. 

Industry Placement and Field Trips

Other Costs and Equipment Needed

Expert Tutors

All staff involved in the delivery of adult education courses within the College are approved to teach the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering a given programme are appropriately qualified and, where appropriate, possess relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.

Tuition Fees

Regulation and Accreditation

Terms and Conditions

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