Challenging Behaviour - Education
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St. Angela's College Sligo

Challenging Behaviour - Education

Module Content and Structure

The aim of the modules is to provide substantial theoretical and practical continuing professional development for those interested in and/or working with learners with special educational needs. These standalone on-line blended learning modules involve e-tivities, discussion boards and face-to-face workshops. All on-line modules have a weighting of 15 ECTS. Modules are offered regularly over the academic year. All modules are completed within one semester (i.e. 12 weeks).

Completion of two modules from the suite of on-line blended learning modules (30 ECTS) = Postgraduate Certificate.

Completion of four modules from the suite of on-line blended learning modules (60 ECTS) = Postgraduate Diploma

Subjects taught

Challenging Behaviour

Module Description
The module will enable participants to acquire a thorough professional knowledge and understanding of Challenging Behaviour, including theoretical and conceptual dimensions and to equip them with the necessary knowledge, skills and competencies to be effective in supporting the education of those with Challenging Behaviour in various contexts. Participants will be enabled to develop a holistic and systemic approach to meeting the needs of individuals with Challenging Behaviour.

Entry requirements

Level 8 Undergraduate Degree or equivalent. For students without the relevant academic qualification but with relevant previous experience, recognition for prior learning can be awarded

Application dates

Application form online

Duration

One Semester

Post Course Info

Participants may progress to Masters level on successful completion of three modules from those listed below which must include the online blended learning module on Educational Research Methods.

More details
  • Qualifications

    Certificate of Attendance

  • Attendance type

    Part time

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