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Dyslexia Awareness for Parents

Entry Level

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Key Info

Learning Area   Social Care & Health
Delivery Mode   Full-time
Duration   1 day
Course Code   10229-BIC-22

Dates & Locations

Course Type   Leisure and Professional
Location   Bicton College
Start Date   24/05/2023
Day/Time   Wednesday, 09:00-16:30
Fees   Tuition Fees: £0.00

This course will cover a variety of areas relating to dyslexia – including the misconceptions of dyslexia, defining dyslexia and the challenges faced by a dyslexic learner. Also, the characteristics of dyslexia and the effect of dyslexia on learning to read and write. You will be given advice on what to do if you suspect you, or someone else, has dyslexia – who you can contact, screening tests and diagnostic assessments. Ideas to support a person with dyslexia focusing on activities and strategies that may help them will also be covered.

  What You Will Learn

You will cover

- Dyslexia Awareness and Co-occurring Difficulties
- Supporting Working Memory Weaknesses
- Multisensory teaching and resources, engaging reluctant readers

Please note: This course is for adults 19+.

You will need to bring: Lunch or money for lunch.




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