Understanding Autism - Level 3

Course Code: SC2FE410

Next available course:

Start DateLocationDuration
15/01/2020Bispham Campus20 WeeksApply
16/09/2020Bispham Campus20 WeeksApply
14/01/2021Bispham Campus20 WeeksApply

Course Overview

This qualification (NCFE CACHE Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Autism) aims to provide learners with knowledge and understanding of autism.

Within this qualification you will learn about

  • how to adopt a positive approach to supporting individuals with autism
  • the current legislative framework relating to individuals with autism
  • how different theories have developed over time, how to support and manage transitions for individuals with autism.

The range of therapeutic interventions and support available for individuals with autism and co-occurring conditions, how to support communication and social interaction for individuals with autism and how to develop an understanding of how individuals with autism may be vulnerable and the support worker’s role and responsibilities relating to safeguarding according to legislative requirements.

Learners will attend college for a 3 hour session, weekly (term-time only) for 20 weeks.

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. 
 

Entry Requirements

You must be at least 19 years old and to have completed the Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Autism.

Qualification Obtained

Certificate in Understanding Autism

Career Options and Progression

Assessment Methods

Teaching and Learning Methods

You will attend college for a 3 hour session, weekly (term-time only) for 20 weeks.

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.

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