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Diploma in Special Education Needs (SEN)

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£10 inc VAT (was £399)
Offer ends 17 December 2019
Study method
Online, self-paced
Duration
40 Hours
Qualification
16 CPD points / hours
Additional info
  • Exam(s) / assessment(s) is included in price

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Overview

Special Education Needs (SEN) refers to the children with learning disabilities or issues who find it hard to learn compared to the other children of the same age. Specially designed institutes and learning environments are made available for students with special education needs in order to help them through their learning disabilities and to achieve success. A career in the SEN field can be ideal for people who love to work with and help kids with learning disabilities. Many children will require special education needs at one stage or another during their academic years. Therefore, a career in the SEN field can be rewarding and progressive.

It is important to identify the children with learning disabilities early on in order to help them with their special education needs. The approaches and methods of teaching for SEN children will differ from that of normal children. Therefore, one should master the relevant knowledge and skills before embarking on a career in SEN. This diploma is here to help you with the necessary knowledge and skills needed for a career in SEN. This diploma will teach you in depth about SEN and the importance of it to the society. You will learn about the different way in which schools provide provision for children with SEN. You will also get a clear understanding of the roles and responsibilities of a SENCO. This diploma will further enlighten you with regards to the behavioral issues and common SEN conditions found within schools.

With a diploma in SEN you can get ahold of a prominent job in the SEN field. With the relevant knowledge and experience, you can progress on to become a special education teacher, SEN counselor or a behavioral analyst. Or you can start up a SEN school with this diploma as well. You can consider this diploma as a foundation to study further and achieve a degree in SEN.

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Learning outcomes

  • Learn in-depth about special education needs (SEN) and the importance of it to the society.
  • Understand the different ways used by schools to provide provision for special education needs.
  • Gain an understanding of the role of SENCO, the importance of SENCO and how to deal with other agencies.
  • Gain an insight into the common SEN conditions found in mainstream schools and how to provide provisions for the students based on the conditions.
  • Learn about the different behavioral issues of children with special education needs.
  • Gain an insight into inclusive education and the importance of practicing it to support SEN.

Course Curriculum

1:In And Out About Sen

2: Provision Of Special Educational Needs (Sen) Within Schools

3: Role Of Senco And Dealing With Other Agencies

4: Common Sen Conditions Found Within Mainstream Schools Part I

5: Common Sen Conditions Found Within Mainstream Schools Part Ii

6: Behavioral Issues Part I

7: Behavioral Issues Part Ii

8: Insights Into Inclusive Education

Access duration

The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course. The content will be accessible to you 24/7. The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time.

Method of assessment

At the end of the diploma in Special Education Needs (SEN) program you will be required to take a multiple choice question assessment test. The multiple choice question assessment will be automatically marked with learners receiving an instant grade.

Certification

Those who successfully complete the exam will be awarded the Diploma in Special Education Needs (SEN) professional qualification.

Awarding body

The certificate will be awarded by CPD and iAP. This internationally recognised qualification will make your CV standout and encourage employers to see your motivation at expanding your skills and knowledge in the IT enterprise.

Who is this course for?

This diploma will benefit anyone who is interested in learning about special education needs (SEN). However, this diploma will mainly benefit job seekers looking to make a career in the SEN Field and to employees in the SEN Field.

Requirements

  • You must be 16 years of age or more
  • You should have a basic understanding of numeracy, English language and ICT

Career path

  • Special education teacher (preschool, kindergarten and elementary school) – 23,258 per annum
  • Special education teacher (secondary school) – 28,718 per annum
  • Special education assistant – 13,743 per annum

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F asked:

Is this course up to date with latest practises and legislation? Thank you

Answer:

Dear F, Thank you for your query. Please note that the Diploma in Special Education Needs (SEN) course is a standard qualification including the latest practices. Also, note that this is a CPD qualification that will yield 16 CPD points upon successful completion. Regards, Student Support Team

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Rowena Mae asked:

Do you provide Certificate after finishing this course? Is still any fee for it?

Answer:

Dear Rowena, Thank you for the query. Yes. Those who successfully complete the exam will be awarded the Diploma in Special Education Needs (SEN) professional qualification. All learners will be awarded a FREE e-certificate (PDF format), and can also pay only £19 to receive a printed version of the certificate if they wish. Regards, Student Support Team.

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Ugochi asked:

Can I use this certificate to enroll in the University in UK?

Answer:

Dear Ugochi Thank you very much for your query. Those who successfully complete the exam will be awarded the Diploma in Special Education Needs (SEN) professional qualification. This diploma will benefit anyone who is interested in learning about special education needs (SEN). However, this diploma will mainly benefit job seekers looking to make a career in the SEN Field and to employees in the SEN Field. Regards, Student Support Team.

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Ana asked:

how do I access the course once bought?

Answer:

Dear Ana Thank you very much for your query. The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course. The content will be accessible to you 24/7. The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time. Regards, Student Support Team.

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Vivienne asked:

What is the Diploma part equivalent to, GCSE, A-Level or University?

Answer:

Dear Vivienne Thank you very much for your query. As you will be learning in-depth about special education needs (SEN) and the importance of it to the society, it will mainly benefit job seekers & employees in the SEN Field & anyone who is interested in learning about SEN.The offer ends today, so hurry up and get the discount, as having a diploma in SEN you can get a hold of a prominent job in the SEN field. And it opens the gate to achieve a degree in SEN. Regards, Student Support Team.

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Gbemisola asked:

Can the multi choice questions be re taken if the learner does not do well at the first attempt.

Answer:

Dear Gbemisola, Thank you for your query. Yes, the learner can retake the multiple-choice question test for the Diploma in Special Education Needs (SEN) course by making the necessary payments if the learner does not succeed in the first attempt. Also, note that there is a mock examination as a preparatory test for the learners before they take on the final test which will be p[rovided to the learners free of charge. Regards, Student Support Team

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Tabe Orock asked:

40 hours would mean how many months?

Answer:

Dear Orock Thank you for your query. The Diploma in Special Education Needs is a self paced online course with 40 hours study materials which can be access for 12 months from the registration. Regards, Student Support Team as well

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Palia asked:

Is the certificate recognized internationally?

Answer:

Dear Palia, Thank you for your query. Please note that the Diploma in Special Education Needs (SEN) course is a CPD course that yields 16 CPD points. The qualification we are providing is our own stand-alone qualification which is certified by CPD and is not a formal qualification. Regards, Student Support Team

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ursula asked:

what level is this diploma

Answer:

Dear Ursula, Thank you for your query. Please note that the Diploma in Special Education Needs (SEN) course is a self-development course certified by CPD. This course will yield 16 CPD points. This is not a formal qualification yet a stand-alone qualification provided by the course provider under the CPD certification. This cannot be categorised to a level rather calculate CPD points. Regards, Student Support Team

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Fareda asked:

Hi, Is the course equivalent to a level 4; as it says diploma?

Answer:

Dear Fareda, The Diploma in Special Education Needs (SEN) is a level 3 CPD ( Continues professional development ) accredited diploma. Those who successfully complete the exam will be awarded the Diploma in Special Education Needs (SEN) professional qualification. Regards, Student Support Team.

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Maya asked:

Is this course helpful/ or sufficient to work in day care set up? a

Answer:

Dear Maya, Kindly note that Diploma in Special Education Needs (SEN) course will lead you to work as a Special education teacher (preschool, kindergarten and elementary school), Special education teacher (secondary school) and Special education assistant. And yes, this will be a useful qualification. Regards, Student Support Team

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Khin Khin Oo asked:

I would like to know whether it is online course or not.

Answer:

Dear Khin, Please note that Diploma in Special Education Needs (SEN) is an online, self-paced course. Regards, Student Support Team

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Asha asked:

What level is this ?

Answer:

Dear Asha, Diploma in Special Education Needs (SEN) is a level 3 CPD ( continues Profesional development ) accredited course. Regards, Student Support team.

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Nicky asked:

How many learning hours are expected for this course?

Answer:

Dear Nicky, We will be expecting 40 guided learning hours to be completed for this qualification. Regards, Student Support Team.

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