Date(s) - 01/11/2020 - 01/01/2021
The course has been written by experts in the field and created by an experienced instructional designer. It is studied online over around 50 hours with the pace of learning being set by the student.
Students are assigned a tutor who provides “light touch” support. The course is designed for students from any background – education, care or health. It is suitable for professionals and parents, in fact, anyone who is interested in facilitating development in children and young people who have vision impairment and complex needs.
This short course focuses specifically on children and young people who, as well as vision impairment, also have learning difficulties and other special needs or disabilities. It has been developed with funding provided by the Department for Education under grant agreement with NatSIP – the National Sensory Impairment Partnership.