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Special Educational Needs and Disability (Distance Learning)

FREE subject to eligibility - see 'fees' below

Course Summary

This qualification is aimed at learners seeking to improve their knowledge of Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND), either for personal or professional reasons. Learners will consider many aspects of SEND, including the symptoms of specific conditions, legislation and guidance applicable to individuals with SEND and how such conditions affect individuals in daily life.

This course is aimed at anyone who wishes to develop knowledge and understanding of understanding of Special Education Needs and Disability.

It is also designed for learners wishing to progress to a wide range of further learning within SEND or health and social care.

This qualification provides a sound preparation for further study and access to a range of vocational qualifications including Level 2 Autism, Level 2 Learning Disabilities and The Learning Support Assistant, Level 3 Supporting Teaching and Learning.

Free if you meet the eligibility criteria (click here for details) and if you complete the course (click here for details of our terms and conditions)

The content of this qualification include:

  • Unit 1: Introduction to Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND)
  • Unit 2: Understand equality and diversity in the context of SEND
  • Unit 3: Principles of promoting person centred approach for individuals with SEND
  • Unit 5: Living with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND)

Learners work through the course materials for the programme through distance learning, therefore, there is no need to attend the college to gain the qualification.

Disclaimer:

This Nescot College website describes the facilities and courses which the College intends to offer during the academic year commencing Autumn 2023. The web pages are prepared in advance of the academic year to which they relate and every effort has been made to ensure that the information contained in these pages is helpful, fair and accurate at the time of printing. However, this information is subject to change over time.

Nescot will take reasonable steps to provide the courses and services as described, however, the College cannot guarantee the provision of any course or facility. Some circumstances, such as staff changes, resource limitations and other factors over which the College has no control, such as industrial action or a change in the law or the level of demand for a particular programme or module (please note that this list is non-exhaustive), may result in the College having to withdraw or change aspects of the programmes, modules and/or student services detailed on the website. This could include, but not necessarily be limited to, programme/module content, staffing, the location where the programme/module is taught or the manner of teaching delivery, and the facilities provided to deliver or support the programme. Where circumstances demand an unavoidable change or where it is necessary for the College to discontinue a programme of study, Nescot will take all reasonable steps to minimise the effect and all proposed changes will be notified to potential applicants who have registered an interest in the relevant programme at the earliest possible opportunity as well as being reflected on the College’s website. In addition, any changes between the website and the proposed course and services will be notified to applicants at the time of making an offer.

All prices quoted may be subject to change and you will be notified of any such change when any offer of a place is made to you by Nescot.

Should you become a student of the College, this notice shall be a term of any contract between you and Nescot. Any offer of a place at the College shall be subject to the student enrolment conditions and the College’s rules and regulations as amended from time to time. A copy of the Nescot’s current terms and conditions can be obtained in writing from Nescot, Quality Office, Reigate Road, Ewell, Epsom, Surrey, KT17 3DS.

Last updated - 17/01/2024

Overview

  • Course Code:

    N3UWP

  • Study type:

    Part Time

  • Start date:

    Start at any time during the year
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  • Course Code:

    N3UWP

  • Study type:

    Part Time

  • Start date:

    Start at any time during the year

This course is aimed at anyone who wishes to develop knowledge and understanding of understanding of Special Education Needs and Disability.

It is also designed for learners wishing to progress to a wide range of further learning within SEND or health and social care.

This qualification provides a sound preparation for further study and access to a range of vocational qualifications including Level 2 Autism, Level 2 Learning Disabilities and The Learning Support Assistant, Level 3 Supporting Teaching and Learning.

Free if you meet the eligibility criteria (click here for details) and if you complete the course (click here for details of our terms and conditions)

The content of this qualification include:

  • Unit 1: Introduction to Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND)
  • Unit 2: Understand equality and diversity in the context of SEND
  • Unit 3: Principles of promoting person centred approach for individuals with SEND
  • Unit 5: Living with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND)

Learners work through the course materials for the programme through distance learning, therefore, there is no need to attend the college to gain the qualification.

Disclaimer:

This Nescot College website describes the facilities and courses which the College intends to offer during the academic year commencing Autumn 2023. The web pages are prepared in advance of the academic year to which they relate and every effort has been made to ensure that the information contained in these pages is helpful, fair and accurate at the time of printing. However, this information is subject to change over time.

Nescot will take reasonable steps to provide the courses and services as described, however, the College cannot guarantee the provision of any course or facility. Some circumstances, such as staff changes, resource limitations and other factors over which the College has no control, such as industrial action or a change in the law or the level of demand for a particular programme or module (please note that this list is non-exhaustive), may result in the College having to withdraw or change aspects of the programmes, modules and/or student services detailed on the website. This could include, but not necessarily be limited to, programme/module content, staffing, the location where the programme/module is taught or the manner of teaching delivery, and the facilities provided to deliver or support the programme. Where circumstances demand an unavoidable change or where it is necessary for the College to discontinue a programme of study, Nescot will take all reasonable steps to minimise the effect and all proposed changes will be notified to potential applicants who have registered an interest in the relevant programme at the earliest possible opportunity as well as being reflected on the College’s website. In addition, any changes between the website and the proposed course and services will be notified to applicants at the time of making an offer.

All prices quoted may be subject to change and you will be notified of any such change when any offer of a place is made to you by Nescot.

Should you become a student of the College, this notice shall be a term of any contract between you and Nescot. Any offer of a place at the College shall be subject to the student enrolment conditions and the College’s rules and regulations as amended from time to time. A copy of the Nescot’s current terms and conditions can be obtained in writing from Nescot, Quality Office, Reigate Road, Ewell, Epsom, Surrey, KT17 3DS.

Last updated - 17/01/2024

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