Autism Spectrum Disorder ASD - Health Sciences

ATU - Sligo St. Angela's

Autism Spectrum Disorder ASD - Health Sciences

This module aims to develop knowledge, skills and understanding in relation to effective teaching of learners with ASD and the theories that consolidate the implementation of a learner-centred philosophy which employs a combined-skills approach to meeting the needs of learners with ASD.

Please note all stand alone modules run depending on sufficient numbers.

Who's Suited to This Course
The School of Nursing, Health Sciences and Disability Studies delivers a number of stand alone modules which address issues of interest to all health and social care professionals. Credits attained can be accumulated over a 2-3-year timeframe and put towards a Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sciences (Nursing/ Professional Studies). The modules are delivered in a flexible manner to accommodate the learning requirements of busy healthcare professionals. Alternatively, those who opt not to be assessed in the module receive a certificate of attendance.

Application dates

Closing Date
5th December 2022
Late applicants may be considered.


One Semester (Jan-March)

Online Induction Dates: 11th-13th January 2023

Commencement: 30th January 2023
Workshop: 4th February 2023
Assignment Submission Date: 31st March 2023

More details
  • Qualifications

    Certificate of Attendance

  • Attendance type

    Part time

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