Taught course

Autism and Related Conditions

Swansea University · Swansea University Medical School

Entry requirements

Normally a 2.2 Honours degree or above in an appropriate subject. There is also provision for admission that takes into account work experience if you have a lower undergraduate degree. English language requirement IELTS 6.5.

Months of entry


Course content

Autism is a spectrum of lifelong conditions that present various challenges for those people affected and the services in place to provide care and support. This course provides a unique training and development programme leading to a postgraduate qualification for those professionals who are seeking to advance and specialise their knowledge and practice in Autism.

Modules typically include:

• Diagnosis and assessment

• Living with Autism and Related Conditions

• Foundations of Behaviour

• Childhood and Adult Services for Autism and related conditions

• Law and Policy for Autism and related conditions

Information for international students

Since its foundation in 1920, Swansea University has embraced opportunities to think globally. The vibrant mix of nationalities and cultures on campus greatly enriches our learning and teaching environment. We understand the type of support our international students need to help them settle into student life in a new country.

Fees and funding

You may be eligible for funding to help support your study. To find out more about scholarships, bursaries and other funding opportunities that are available please visit the University's scholarships and bursaries page: www.swansea.ac.uk/postgraduate/scholarships

Qualification and course duration


part time
36 months
full time
12 months


part time
24 months
full time
12 months


part time
12 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Swansea University Medical School
+44 (0)1792 513400