Taught course

Autism (Adults)

Institution
University of Birmingham · School of Education
Qualifications
PGCertPGDipMEdAdvCert

Entry requirements

The level at which you study will normally depend on your previous academic qualifications and professional experience. For applicants who do not hold a recognised degree or equivalant, there are opportunities for you to progress through undergraduate and postgraduate study.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The Autism (Adults) programme is a distance learning programme which is studied part-time. It is appropriate for practitioners working with adults across the autism spectrum in a range of services and in both specialist and mainstream environments. The course draws upon your own experience as a practitioner, and through the set assessments, you will consider how your learning informs your practice.

The University of Birmingham is a leading provider of degree-level education in autistic spectrum disorders in the UK - offering Professional Development courses at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Our courses develop real insight and encourage reflective practice. You will be tutored by senior practitioners and researchers in the field who work within the Autism Centre for Education and Research (ACER). You will have access to an extensive library, research materials and a large online community of students in the field of autism. Academic credits and qualifications can be used as a springboard to further study and we accept both vocational and academic qualifications as entry criteria.

Fees and funding

UK students
£3,683 (MEd), £3,782 PT (PGCert, PGDip)
International students
£5,665

Qualification and course duration

PGCert

online
12 months

PGDip

online
24 months

MEd

online
36 months

AdvCert

online
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
autismadults@contacts.bham.ac.uk