About the course
The online Special Educational Needs (SEN) Course will provide learners with a detailed insight of how to support the learning of children and young people with special educational needs, within the learning environment. The course provides an overview of SEN and the importance of knowing key theories and practices to encourage and support learning. Whether you are currently working in a role that requires you to learn about SEN or you just want to add this course on your CV, you can get started instantly and start learning all the important aspects about SEN in the classroom.
The SEN course is split into the following modules:
- Introduction to Special Educational Needs
- The History and Definitions of SEN
- Learning Difficulties: Autism
- Behavioural, emotional and social behaviours
- Specific learning difficulties
- Speech, Language and Common Issues
- Importance of SEN knowledge
- Final Assessment
To assess the learners ability and knowledge to effectively understand the topics contained within the SEN course, the course features a number of end of module interactive quiz questions.
Additionally, at the end of the course learners will also take an online multiple choice assessment test. This online multiple choice test is marked automatically so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.
On successful completion of this SEN course learners will receive a CPD Certificate of Achievement award from Oplex Careers.
This certificate will be produced in PDF format, hard copies of the certificate will be available at an additional fee of £9.99.
This course is delivered online through eLearning. Learners of the course will receive instant access to our interactive student learning portal, which offers 24/7 access to the SEN course.
The online SEN course requires 80 hours to complete the course in full. This is only a guide to the learning hours required and it depends on how quickly an individual can absorb the information. The learning is online so it can be spread out over multiple sessions or done in one session.
Learners will have access to this course for up to 12 months from the date of joining. There is no time limit to complete the course during this period.
When you are studying a course it is always useful to know that you have the help and support of tutors that want you to succeed in your studies.
As part of the SEN course you will receive access to our dedicated tutor support service. The academic tutors will be able to provide you with unlimited online email support to help answer any questions that you may have whilst you are studying the course.