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Understanding Autism

Course Name 
TQUK Certificate Understanding Autism L2 (Aged 19-23 – Refer)Available for Enquiries
TQUK Certificate Understanding Autism L2 (Aged 19-23 – Refer)Available for Enquiries
Course Details
Location Online Learning
Level Level 2
Start Date

Flexible start dates

Duration

12 weeks

Mode of Study Part-time
Awarding Body

TQUK

 
Course Overview

You will learn what is meant by autism and the theories used in diagnosing the conditions that can co-occur. You will learn about using a person-centred approach to support individuals with autism, how to incorporate the preferences and needs of the individuals, and the support networks available to individuals and their families. You will also learn about the delays and difficulties in speech, language and communication that individuals with autism can face. You will look at the different methods and strategies that can be used to communicate with an individual with autism.

Benefits of study:

  • No need to attend college, work from home at a pace that suits you.
  • Achieve a nationally recognised Level 2 qualification.
  • Further your personal and professional development.
  • Available at no cost.
  • Receive support and guidance from a dedicated team of qualified assessors/tutors.
  • Study will enhance your personal and professional skills.
What You Will Study

The student will learn through the support of relevant materials for the course, with a knowledgeable tutor providing advice and guidance on the course content.

Units:

  • Introduction to autism
  • Using a person-centred approach to support individuals with autism
  • Communication and social interaction in individuals with autism
  • Sensory processing, perception and cognition in individuals with autism
  • Supporting positive behaviour in individuals with autism
  • Supporting individuals with autism to live healthy and fulfilled lives
How You Will Be Assessed

The course is delivered via distance learning, supported by online flipbooks. Work is assessed by the tutor throughout the course from induction to completion.

Entry Requirements

No specific entry requirements, however good written English is desirable.

Attendance Expectations

No need to attend College, work from home at a pace that suits you.

Fee Information

This is a free course.

Further Study

You may wish to complete further distance learning courses in: Understanding Behaviour that Challenges, Behaviour that Challenges in Children and Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Disabilities.

Course Groups (W) Online/Distance Learning
Subject Area (W) Health, Social Care & Wellbeing
Client Group (W) 19+
Search Ref (W) 59694
Website Ref (W) ZQKZ2B344R
Information last amended: 11 June 2024 09:35

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