*NEW* Certificate in Understanding Dyslexia (Online Course)

Fee : $99.00

"e-Learning Allows You to Step Outside of a Traditional Classroom, Learn at Your Own Pace, Study Anywhere, Anytime!"

 

About this Course

 

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

 

ASSESSMENT

 

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.

 

CERTIFICATION AWARDED

 

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.

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