Social Care & Early Years

Support Children and Young People with Autistic Spectrum Conditions

Start Date: 17th September 2018
Course Code: C01440 BME1A

  • Higher Education
  • Part-Time
  • Ballymoney


Duration: 1 Year Part-time
Number of weeks: 30
Start date: 17th September 2018
End date: 10th June 2019
Day: Mon
Time: 17:30-19:30
Information Event: Y

Fee for 2018/2019 Academic Year:


Course Content

This course is suitable for those supporting children and young people in a professional capacity, such as a school or nursery environment. Entry Requirements of the course are that applicants: are working in a childcare placement with child/young person with autism (minimum 8 hours), have a Level 3 Child Care qualification, have the ability to secure a suitable placement if not working with a child with Autism and provide a letter of confirmation of this placement. In the event of over subscription, Enhanced Criteria will be used: relevant experience with child/young person with Autism, minimum one years experience in childcare setting.

Where mature students wish to have prior education and/or experience taken into account, in lieu of meeting the full course entry requirements, they should contact the relevant Course Director by 13th August, as an application deadline will apply. Applicants must also refer to further details available online.

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Heather Nesbitt

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