With approximately 15% of people being affected by Specific Learning Difficulties (SpLDs), it is important for individuals to develop their understanding of what SpLDs are and how they can affect the lives of those impacted by them. From dyslexia and dyscalculia to ADHD and DCD, there are many types of SpLD and some people are affected by more than one. This course will help to identify ways of supporting individuals with dyslexia and other SpLDs.
By completing the course, learners will develop their knowledge and understanding of dyslexia 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.
This course is split into 5 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.
This course is ideal for learners who wish to develop their knowledge and understanding of Specific Learning Difficulties. This could include who teaching staff wish to further their understanding of dyslexia, ADHD and other Specific Learning Difficulties, as well as employers who are looking for ways to support their workforce. This course is suitable for learners aged 16 or above.
Awarding body, assessment method and more
Studying via distance learning over approximately a 10-12 week period.
This means you can choose when and where you study.
This course is available:
- Fully Online
- Paper-based learning with online assessments
Depending on your chosen course there may be materials you will need to have in order to attend your studies. If you have any queries about required materials please check with us when you come in for interview or enrolment.