Taught course (will run subject to approval)

Special Educational Needs and Disability in Further and Higher Education

Institution
University of Chester · Faculty of Education and Children's Services
Qualifications
PGCert

Entry requirements

Applicants will be qualified teachers and will normally be working in the area of SEN, or aspiring to acquire specialist SEN knowledge and skills and/or the National SENCO Award.

Months of entry

October

Course content

This course will be of interest to those working in FE, HE and Adult contexts, including those supporting young people and adults in transition to independent living or employment.

The Postgraduate Certificate in Special Educational Needs and Disability in Further and Higher Education will be of interest to those working in FE, HE and Adult contexts, including those supporting young people and adults in transition to independent living or employment.

Our course will enable you to promote person-centred, inclusive practice that is in the interests of, and fulfils the needs of, young people and adults with special educational needs (SEN) and/or disabilities.

The course aims to build on your significant experience and expertise by encouraging you to use the essential skills of critical analysis and reflection.

Delivery will take place on our Riverside Campus in Chester, which has its own learning resources. The course can also be taught in schools and settings.

Learning alongside experts from the field through a range of learning and teaching experiences, you will enjoy lively debate and discussions around policy and practice.

Qualification and course duration

PGCert

part time
12-36 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
postgrad@chester.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1244 511000