Course Code: DP5MTDSF / 17DA11Z
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Level 5 Specialist Diploma in Teaching Disabled Learners
Introduction to the course
In this qualification candidates will demonstrate their understanding of the impact of a specific impairment on teaching and learning. They will analyse the factors influencing inclusive practice for disabled learners and how the social model of disability impacts on learning opportunities.
Evidence for this qualification must be drawn from teaching and learning environments with disabled learners, and when delivering teaching and learning, candidates must ensure that they comply with internal processes and external requirements. Simulation is not permitted.
What do I need?
Interested candidates are required to evidence 50 hours of practice in a teaching and learning environment with disabled learners. Candidates must provide evidence in some form of written assignments together with some product evidence which will be lodged in the portfolio of teaching evidence.
How is the course taught?
Candidates will demonstrate that they can effectively plan and deliver inclusive teaching and learning for disabled learners and will carry out extensive research and analysis into specific disabilities. They will also reflect on and evaluate their own practice. A wide range of teaching methods are used to meet your learning requirements, including lectures, group activities, workshop, tutorials and sessions in assignment writing.
How will I be assessed?
You will be continuously assessed throughout the course. Assessment is subject to external verification
What does it lead to?
This course will qualify you to teach learners with disabilities. You could progress to a related Degree course.
|Location||Start Date - End Date|
|Enfield Centre||1 Nov 2017 - 6 Jul 2018|
|Enfield Centre||31 Oct 2018 - 5 Jul 2019|
- Last Updated: 18 January 2018
Level 5 or higher
- Cambridge Certificate in English Language Teaching (CELTA) Level 5
- Diploma in Education and Training
- Diploma in Education and Training Professional Graudate Certificate in Education and Training
- Level 5 Specialist Diploma in Teaching Disabled Learners
- Postgraduate Certification in Education: Post Compulsory Education and Training
- Specialist Diploma in Teaching English: Literacy and ESOL Level 5
What are the levels?
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