St Angela's College Sligo
President's Welcome College Information Strategic Partnership Alumni Association College Bank Details
Programmes Undergraduate Prospectus Postgraduate And Adult & Continuing Education Prospectus Student Services Open Day & Information Events About Sligo International Students
Academic Departments Administration & Support Services Staff Directory
Untitled Document
Thu., Mar 30, 2017
Book LibraryCollege Library Status: OPEN UNTIL 20:00

Library Opening Hours Today

Opens at:09:00
Closes at:20:00
Additional Information:OPEN UNTIL:20:00


Postgraduate Certificate/Diploma in Special Educational Needs (Autistic Spectrum Disorders)
Course Code: IET24
Award:

Postgraduate Certificate/Diploma in Special Educational Needs (Autistic Spectrum Disorders) Level 9

This is a specialist qualification and will enable graduates to effectively meet the needs of students with ASDs. It is a progression pathway to a Master of Arts in SEN (ASDs)

Entry Requirements:
  • The Programme is for registered teachers who are currently working with students with Autistic Spectrum Disorders (ASDs) or will be working with students with ASDs for the duration of the Programme in recognised Primary schools including Special schools and recognised Post-Primary schools. 

 

 


Duration:

1 or 2 year, part-time (September to May)

Fees (euro):

All elements within each module are funded by the teacher Education Section of the Department of Education and Skills through the SESS. Students are required to pay €300 per module.

Next Intake:

September 2017

Closing Date: 2017-02-24

Programme Overview

The programme is offered in collaboration with the Special Education Support Service (SESS) and the Department of Education and Skills (DES) for registered teachers of students with Autistic Spectrum Disorders (ASDs). The programme will develop teachers knowledge, understanding and skills in working with students with autistic spectrum disorders.

Students may choose to access the programme at either Certificate or Diploma level over a two-year time period.

Postgraduate Certificate Modules are:

Understanding Autistic Spectrum Disorders (Core module) and
Assessment, Planning and Curricular Access or
Teaching Approaches

Postgraduate Diploma Modules are:

Understanding Autistic Spectrum Disorders
Assessment, Planning and Curricular Access
Teaching Approaches
Self-Management and Behaviour

Students who successfully complete the Certificate level may progress to the Diploma level. Successful completion of two additional modules together with the necessary course work will lead to an award of a Postgraduate Diploma in Special Educational Needs (ASDs).

Career Opportunities

Graduates of this programme also have the option to pursue a Master of Arts in Special Education Needs (ASD) also offered by St. Angela's College.

Career Opportunities

Contact Details

Centre for Special Educational Needs, Inclusion and Diversity
Education Department,
St. Angela's College,
Lough Gill,
Co. Sligo.
Tel. 353 71 9195550/ 353 71 9195552
Email:education@stangelas.nuigalway.ie

University Learning In A Unique College Environment


Disclaimer   Copyright