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Supporting Individuals with Autistic Spectrum Disorder (PDA)

Shetland College UHI

Venues

Main Campus, Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)

Content

This course offers an opportunity to gain a relevant qualification while working with individuals with Autistic Spectrum Disorder.

You will complete 2 modules at SCQF level 7 and 2 units at SVQ 3 level. Including: Working with Autism; Supporting Individuals with Autistic Spectrum Disorders; Supporting people with Specific Communication needs; Plus an SVQ 3 unit from a limited range dependent on whether you are working with children or adults.

Entry Requirements

Relevant SVQ at SCQF Level 7, the PDA can be studied alongside the SVQ at SCQF Level 7 for those who have not yet completed the VQ.

Progression Routes

HNC Social Services or HNC Childhood Practice.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

1 year

Department

Health and Wellbeing

SCQF Level

7