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Introduction to Autism and Inclusive Practice

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Introduction to Autism and Inclusive Practice

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  • 3 hours study
  • Level 0: Beginner
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    • Welcome to the module

      Welcome to this free module, ‘An Introduction to Autism and Inclusive Practice’. It is designed to provide an introduction for educational staff and anyone with an interest in supporting autistic learners into the settings which they work and support.

      This introductory module aims to support you to develop an awareness of what autism is, its impact and how it can be supported within an inclusive school community. It may also be of interest if you work in the voluntary sector or simply have an interest in autism and inclusive practice.

      A digital badge will be awarded for the successful completion of the module.

      This module has been developed by Education Scotland

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    • This course is part of a collection

      This course is part of a collection

      This course is part of a collection of courses called Education Scotland - Inclusion and Equalities. There are 4 courses in this collection so you may find other courses here that maybe of interest to you.

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    • Course learning outcomes

      After studying this introductory module and participating in the tasks you will have an awareness of:

      • What autism is and its impact
      • The education context in Scotland
      • Autism and inclusive practice
      • How autism is identified
      • Supporting autistic learners and their families
      • A range of further information, reading and signposting


    • Course dates:

      First Published 30/03/2021.

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    • Catherine Anton

      Catherine Anton28 April 2021 6:14

      very informative and self explanatory

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    • 3 hours study
    • Level 0: Beginner
    • Gain a digital badge

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