What is it like to study this course and how will I be assessed?
This diploma has been designed specifically for people working in a school and supporting children’s learning.
This qualification is designed for employed practitioners who are working in schools, experienced in their role, involved in planning learning activities and promoting the needs of individuals. It is ideal for those looking to progress from working as a general teaching assistant role to a more specialist role.
This is a course which lasts up to 18 months. Your assessor will arrange to see you in your work place to plan assignments and assess your competence. You may also meet with your assessor by appointment on a one to one basis at the college to cover the underpinning knowledge and carry out assessments. An Online portfolio system is used which is accessible to you 24/7.
*Course dates are:-
- 18th September 2017 to the 17th September 2019.
- 15th January 2018 to the 14th January 2020.
- 21st April 2018 to the 20th April 2020.
**This course is eligible for an Advanced Learner Loan. Click here for further information.
You will study 11 mandatory units which include subjects such as managing behaviour and safeguarding and can also choose up to 4 optional units which will relate to your specialist role or interests.
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