Taught course

Autism and Asperger Syndrome

Institution
Sheffield Hallam University · Faculty of Development and Society
Qualifications
PGCert

Entry requirements

You need a degree or equivalent. Applicants will also be considered based on relevant experience.

Months of entry

June, November

Course content

  • Develop an in-depth knowledge of what autism is and issues across age ranges.
  • Gain insight into the lived experiences of autistic individuals and understanding of their support needs.
  • Explore specific cognitive differences as well as sensory perceptual profiles and experiences in autism and Asperger Syndrome.

Suitable with you if you are autistic or have an Asperger Syndrome identification are a parent/carer or are a professional who works with individuals with an autism diagnosis, this course covers a range of theories and relating them to the lived experiences of autistic children and adults. A valuable qualification for anyone interested in the autism field.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGCert
    part time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Development and Society
Email
admissions@shu.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)114 225 5555