Taught course

National Award for SEN Coordinators

University of Roehampton · Department of Education

Entry requirements

Applicants must be currently teaching in a UK school. You are usually expected to hold a good second-class honours degree (or above) from an approved university or college in the UK, or a recognised degree from abroad. Advice on recognition may be obtained from the Admissions Manager. Non-graduates with appropriate professional or other qualifications may be accepted on an individual basis by course conveners.

Months of entry


Course content

The course meets the learning outcomes agreed nationally by the DFE and the SENCO Award providers’ group for the NASENCO qualification. The course content is informed by current SEN and disability legislation and underpinned by current theory and research led practice pertaining to Special and Inclusive Education.

Information for international students

The level of English required is ACADEMIC IELTS at 6.5 overall with no less than 5.5 in any band.

Fees and funding

UK students
1938 (FTE)
International students
4350 (FTE)

Qualification and course duration


part time
12 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
020 8392 3232