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Key information

Data source: UCAS & IDP CONNECT

  • Study mode

    Part-time

  • University Ranking

    50th

    6
  • Subject Ranking

    25th

    15 (Education)
  • Research Quality

    A measure of the quality of the research undertaken in the university.

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    n/a

  • Research Intensity

    A measure of the proportion of staff involved in high-quality research in the university.

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    n/a

  • Qualification

    Master of Arts

  • Application deadline

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  • Start date

    SEP-19

Course Summary

The Autism MA at Northumbria is designed to support ASD professionals and careers develop their knowledge and critical thinking around the characteristics of autism spectrum disorders. Students explore the needs arising from ASD and the different approaches to meeting these needs, particularly through teaching and learning. This course offers motivated, passionate people working in the field of autism the opportunity to study for a specialist qualification that will accelerate and focus their contribution towards better lives for people with ASD.

In all of the modules that constitute the course, there are both formative and summative assessments. A variety of approaches are used across the framework, including assignments, presentations, portfolios and reports, which will show evidence that you, have achieved the learning outcomes. The Autism MA will equip you with a valuable range of transferable skills from the academic to the practical and interpersonal. The focus on independent, critically reflective learning, teamwork and self-awareness will ensure that your employability and potential for career progression is escalated. By undertaking the Masters in Autism, you are laying strong foundations for career development as a leader in autism in organisations such as schools, hospitals, the community, social services inspectorate, the police service, charities and parent organisations.

Tuition Fees

This section explains how much you will need to pay in tuition fees to study this course at this university. Fees vary by country of residence so make sure you select which country of residence applies to you.

£6,990 overall cost

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There are no additional costs.

University information

University Ranking

50th

About this University

Northumbria University is a research-rich and business-focused university with a reputation for academic excellence and impressive graduate prospects. It is based in the heart of Newcastle upon Tyne, which is regularly voted the best place in the UK for students.

Address

Coach Lane Campus

Coach Lane

Benton

Newcastle upon Tyne

NE7 7XA

UNITED KINGDOM