*NEW* Certificate in Understanding Dyslexia (Online Course)

Fee : $99.00

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About this Course


The course starts 1st of every month. Register by the 23rd of the month to join the next intake.


This e-learning course introduces participants to a broad overview of Dyslexia, a specific learning difficulty. The incidence of dyslexia in Singapore falls within the international incidence of 3% to 10% of the population. Hence this course provides a useful foundation to understand more about this specific learning difficulty, the assessment, and support of students with dyslexia. It is hoped that this course will interest participants to pursue professional teaching courses with the DAS Academy.


This course is designed to give both professionals and family members a valuable overview of the common condition of dyslexia. The target audience may be a teacher who needs an insight into how to cope with dyslexia in the classroom, a parent who wants to support their child at home or other professionals and specialists who support students with learning differences.


What you will learn


  • Identify the signs and symptoms of dyslexia
  • Explain the causes of dyslexia
  • Describe the various strategies to support a student with dyslexia
  • Define the common co-occurring difficulties
  • Explain how dyslexia can be an advantage




There is ONE end of course quiz with 20 MCQ questions. To be eligible for a certificate, you must complete this quiz and achieve a passing score of 80%. Only two attempts are allowed.




A Certificate of Achievement will be issued by DAS Academy to participants who successfully pass the assessment.


Partnership with the Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS)


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SUSS UniLEARN is an e-learning initiative by SUSS for the community with an emphasis on social concerns in our society. Click UniLEARN to learn more.


*SkillsFuture credits is no longer available for this course

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