Short course Working with Individuals on the Autism Spectrum

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Duration Full-time, 1 Year
Start date September
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This module (which can be taken at level 4, 5, 6 or 7) promotes an understanding of the Autism Spectrum and appropriate interventions for individuals with Autism and Asperger Syndrome; to enable reflection on current practice and to provide alternatives if required. Students will be offered one of the following modules depending on prior qualifications: • HCPD 4027 – Level 4 Working with Individuals on the Autism Spectrum • HCPD 5027 – Level 5 Working with Individuals on the Autism Spectrum • HCPD 6027 – Level 6 Working with Individuals on the Autism Spectrum • HCPD 7027 – Level 7 Working with Individuals on the Autism Spectrum

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We deliver a comprehensive package of knowledge and skills which will increase understanding of the disorders, and facilitate effective working patterns between professionals, carers, individuals and families. The course will be of relevance to anyone working directly or indirectly with people on the Autism Spectrum; including parents, health professionals, support staff, those working in education and social services. The module is available at four different levels of study to increase access to this Higher Education short course.

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