All applicants must have Qualified Teacher Status (QTS).
The National Award for Special Educational Needs (SEN) Coordination is a mandatory course for new SENCOs and for SENCOs presently working in this role. The award must be achieved within 3 years of being appointed. The course is available to SENCOs working in Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire schools only.
Months of entry
The PGCert Education: National Award for Special Educational Needs (SEN) Co-ordination is a mandatory course for all SENCOs new to the role and must be completed within 3 years of being appointed SENCO.
Information for international students
This course is not available to students classed as International for fees purposes.
Preparation courses for EU students
We offer a range of courses to help you to meet the entry requirements for this course and also familiarise you with university life. You may also be able to apply for one student visa to cover both courses.
Take our Pre-Master's course to help you to meet both the English language and academic entry requirements for your master's course.
If you need to improve your English language, we have pre-sessional English language courses available to help you to meet the English language requirements of your chosen master’s.
If you are studying outside the UK, for more details about your specific country entry requirements, translated information, local contacts and programmes within your country, please have a look at our country pages.
Qualification, course duration and attendance options
- part time12-18 months
- Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
Course contact details
- Programme Administrator
- +44 (0) 1865 488388