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Autism (MA)

Course Description

About this course

The Autism MA at Northumbria is designed to support ASD professionals and carers develop their knowledge and critical thinking around the characteristics of autism spectrum disorders. Students explore the needs arising from ASD and the different approaches to meeting these needs, particularly through teaching and learning.

This course offers motivated, passionate people working in the field of autism the opportunity to study for a specialist qualification that will accelerate and focus their contribution towards better lives for people with ASD.

You will learn from leaders in the field of autism. In addition to the highly respected staff based at Northumbria, you will have contact with a cohort of visiting lecturers with key specialisms including aging and autism, the biochemistry of autism, and anxiety and anger management.

Northumbria University is the largest North East provider of CPD in Education, and Ofsted has rated our department ‘outstanding’ for the past 14 years. We are the only university in the UK to have held this accolade for so long.

Visit our website: https://www.northumbria.ac.uk/study-at-northumbria/courses/autism-ma-pt-dtpauz6/

Who would this Course suit?

Are you passionate about improving the lives of people with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)? Do you want a specialist qualification in autism that will help you excel in your professional field? This part time Masters course is an exceptional opportunity to realise those goals.

Visit the Autism (MA) page on the Northumbria University website for more details!

Entry Requirements

The entry requirements for this programme is normally a first degree of at least an upper second class honours and/or a Masters degree in a relevant subject area or equivalent; A relevant professional qualification; Where English is not the applicant’s first language, a minimum IELTS score of 6.5 is required on entry; Students who have earned credits at other universities may be eligible for Accreditation of Prior Learning to allow them to enter the Masters degree at Diploma level.

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