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Teaching Assistant Level 2 and Understanding Autism Level 3

Open Study College
Course summary
649 GBP
English
Distance
e-learning / Online / Distance

Course description

 Teaching Assistant

 Level 2:

 

Unit 1: Supporting Teaching and Learning Activities in Schools

  • How teaching assistants can support the teacher in planning, teaching and evaluation of the learning activities
  • The stages of planning
  • Problems that may occur when supporting learning activities
  • Strategies a teaching assistant may use to support pupils learning
  • Providing feedback on learning activities to the teacher

Unit 2: Communication and Relationships With Children, Young People and Adults

  • Communicating and developing positive working relationships with children and young people
  • Communicating with adults
  • Differences in communicating with adults and children
  • Disagreements with adults and children
  • Communication difficulties

Unit 3: Provide Effective Support for Your Colleagues

  • The role and responsibilities of the teaching assistant
  • Understanding the roles and responsibilities of others in the school team
  • The role of external professionals
  • Maintaining good working relationships
  • Professional practice within schools

Unit 4: Safeguarding Children and Young People: The Maintenance of a Safe Working Environment

  • Legislation, policies, and procedures for safeguarding children
  • Prepare and maintain a safe working environment for children
  • The procedures and actions in response to an emergency in school
  • Types of abuse that children may experience
  • Behaviour management

Unit 5: Supporting Children's and Young People's Development

  • Physical, emotional, communication, social and behavioural development
  • Observation methods used to record learning and development
  • Transitions that children may experience

Unit 6: Schools as Organisations

  • Structures of education
  • Specialist schools
  • Legislation and school policies
  • The National Curriculum
  • The Office for Standards in Education (OFSTED)
  • The primary framework
  • Early year’s foundation stage
  •  

 Understanding Autism

 Level 3:

 

Unit 1: Introduction to Autism

  • The triad of impairments
  • Communication and social interaction
  • Repetitive and obsessive behaviour
  • Diagnosis
  • Effects

Unit 2: Supporting individuals with Communication, Social Interaction and Behaviour

  • Legislation
  • Formal and informal networks
  • Communication and social reaction
  • Managing behaviour

Unit 3: Understanding Sensory Processing Disorder

  • Sensory Processing Disorder
  • Five key senses
  • The vestibular system’
  • Proprioception

Unit 4: Identifying and understanding other conditions associated with autism

  • Conditions
  • Supporting individuals

Unit 5: Supporting individuals with autism to maintain a healthy and active lifestyle

  • Poor health
  • Social exclusion
  • Develop plans
  • Social inclusion
  • Safeguarding

Unit 6: The importance of person-centred values in supporting individuals with autism

  • Person-centred values
  • Person-centred practice

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Pay Now: GBP 649.00
OR 6 Monthly Instalments of GBP 112.35 with a deposit of GBP
74.90 totalling 749

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