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  • Qualification

    Postgraduate Certificate

  • Location

    Run at the client site in the region of United Kingdom

  • Study mode

    Distance / Online

  • Start date

    SEP-21, JAN-22, APR-22

  • Duration

    2 years

Course summary

Course summary

  • Study on a course run in partnership with Sensory Integration Education (SIE)
  • Develop in-depth knowledge and understanding of the neuroscience underpinning sensory integration and processing, and the theory and application of Ayres Sensory Integration®
  • Build understanding and recognition of sensory integration and processing, throughout the lifespan with a range of individuals

This course is available to Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists and Speech and Language Therapists, and equips you with the knowledge and confidence to practise as a sensory integration practitioner.

How you learn

You learn through

  • Online presentations and lectures
  • Module e-Mentor facilitated forum discussions
  • Quizzes and practical activities
  • Independent study tasks
  • Online activities
  • Clinical hours and reflection

All modules ensure that the perspective of the person and their family (the service user) is at the heart of the learning. You will have your own Module e-Mentor who will support your individual learning needs, plus an online study group offering peer learning support.

Future careers

This course prepares you for a career in

  • Healthcare
  • Social care
  • Education
  • Third sector organisations
  • Private practice

Students who complete this course may also go on to further study, by completing either a PgDip in Sensory Integration (along with Advanced Sensory Integration Practitioner status awarded by SIE) and a Masters in Sensory integration.

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 2,699overall cost

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

Sheffield Hallam University

  • University League Table

    67th

  • Campus address

    Sheffield Hallam University, City Campus, Howard Street, Sheffield, Sheffield, S1 1WB, England

Partnered with La Trobe University in Australia, the universities work together on research and innovation projects with global impact.
The GoGlobal scheme helps fund students to take up opportunities studying, working or volunteering abroad. All students have the opportunity to do this.
Students come from 125 countries. Sheffield Hallam has offices in China, Nigeria, India, Pakistan and Malaysia.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    19th out of 30 10

  • Entry standards

    / Max 159
    125 69%

    22nd

    9
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    92 92%

    16th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 100
    93 93%

    5th

    4

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