Dyslexia Awareness for Parents

LOCATION
Bicton College
START DATE
24 May 2023
DURATION
1 day
LEARNING AREA
Social Care & Health
ATTENDANCE
Full-time

Dyslexia Awareness for Parents

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.

LOCATION
Bicton College
START DATE
24 May 2023
DURATION
1 day
LEARNING AREA
Social Care & Health
ATTENDANCE
Full-time

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.

Bicton College

Bicton College

Bicton College is based in East Devon, near Exeter, and set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, just two miles from the Jurassic Coast. The historic Georgian mansion, commercial farm, animal husbandry school, modern veterinary nursing building, world-class engineering and heavy plant machinery workshop, walled garden and arboretum are all set in over 200 hectares of historic parkland.


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.

Bicton College

Bicton College

Bicton College is based in East Devon, near Exeter, and set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, just two miles from the Jurassic Coast. The historic Georgian mansion, commercial farm, animal husbandry school, modern veterinary nursing building, world-class engineering and heavy plant machinery workshop, walled garden and arboretum are all set in over 200 hectares of historic parkland.


Related Topics

Dates & Locations

  • Course type Leisure and Professional
  • Level - Entry Level
  • Location - Bicton College
  • Start Date - 24 May 2023
  • Fees - Tuition Fees: £0.00
  • Day/Time - Wednesday, 09:00 - 16:30
  • Apply Now
Share

Course Code 10229-BIC-22

Fees apply to adults and HE students only. Only the most common fees scenario is shown. Actual fees may vary depending on your personal situation. Please contact us for further information.

Courses listed on this website are indicative of the subject, nature and level of study. The College reserves the right to alter specific qualifications titles, awarding bodies and levels of qualification, which can change in year. Any cost may also vary, based on personal funding eligibility. The Cornwall College Group reserves the right to withdraw any course listed at any time.

Dyslexia Awareness for Parents Entry Level Bicton College Dyslexia, SupportforParents