Speech, Language & Communication Needs

Provider: University of Sheffield
Accreditation opportunities: A 15 credit module from the Advanced Certificate in Language and Communication Impairment in Children

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Description An online module for learning support and teaching assistants, nursery nurses, speech and language therapy assistants. Develops knowledge and understanding of the range of speech, language and communication needs. Select web-site link below for more information.
Duration 12 weeks, part-time

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Categories Primary, Secondary, Teaching and Learning, Early Years/Foundation, KS1, KS2, KS3, KS4, Support Staff, Learning Support, SEND, Online
Learning outcomes for participants/users and, where relevant, pupils or students

Participants are expected to be able to: Describe the symptoms of more common speech, language and communication impairments; Observe and describe the speech, language and communication skills of a child with developmental difficulties; Discuss the relationship between spoken and written language difficulties; Explore children’s difficulties within their own work context.

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Delivered online from the University of Sheffield. Tutors are available to support students learning, an optional written assessment can be completed.

This course does not have any pre-booked dates available. Please contact the provider directly to arrange this training.