Additional Support Needs: Supporting People with ASNs

South Lanarkshire College


Core units:
Programme planning; Working in an additional support needs setting; Business communication: analysing and presenting complex communication; Collaborating with other agencies; Managing quality; Effective leadership and management; Managing and supporting the services; Graded Unit 2.

Optional Units:
Manage and understand the implications of autistic spectrum disorders; Policy and social services; Behaviour analysis and coping strategies; Understanding and supporting individuals with dyslexia.

Entry Requirements

HNC Additional Support Needs: Supporting the Individual or HNC Care and Administrative Practice, or other relevant HNC. Interview and reference.

You will require a satisfactory criminal record check from Disclosure Scotland to show that you are suitable for this type of course. Contact Disclosure Scotland for details on the type you would need.

Start Date

August, January



Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Health and Social Care

SCQF Level