Understanding Dyslexia Short Course

Understand this condition better by completing the Understanding Dyslexia Short Course.

Understanding Dyslexia Short Course

Understand this condition better by completing the Understanding Dyslexia Short Course.
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Education form
Online
Duration
12 months
Certificate
Yes
Advancement level

An estimated 10% of the population are believed to be dyslexic…

Understand this condition better by completing the Understanding Dyslexia Short Course.

This course provides a general introduction to dyslexia, looking at the history and how we currently support those with dyslexia. It discusses the characteristics of dyslexia and how this affects learning and gives guidance on how to support children who have or who show signs of dyslexia.

This course is perfect for anyone who wants to develop their understanding of dyslexia for personal or professional reasons.

Certificate
Video Lessons
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Learning Objectives
What is Dyslexia?
Diagnosing Dyslexia
Dyslexia in daily life
Supporting Dyslexia

The Modules

Module 1:
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What is Dyslexia?
What is the history of Dyslexia?
What are the main characteristics of Dyslexia?
Dyslexia and neurotypical/neurodiverse
Genetics of Dyslexia
Common terminology & associated conditions
Module 2:
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Diagnosing Dyslexia
How important is diagnosis
How diagnosis is made & commonly used assessments
What does dyslexia feel like
Co-morbidity
Module 3:
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Dyslexia in daily life
How dyslexia affects daily life
Executive function skills
Using technology to allow independence
Strengths of dyslexia
Dyslexia & mental health
Module 4:
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Supporting Dyslexia
Interventions & evaluating evidence
Supporting within family life
Supporting within education
Supporting in the workplace & adulthood

Course content

Learning modules

Online learning modules
Online learning modules
Video

Training videos
Training videos
Tests

Self-assessment tests
Self-assessment tests
Certificate

Certificate of Completion
Certificate of Completion

Understanding Dyslexia Short Course

Understanding Dyslexia Short Course
Equipping you with essential knowledge to build on your role
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