This 6-month Diploma in Disability Studies (DDIS) part-time programme is designed specifically to train potential candidates to teach children with a wide range of disabilities, including those with various degrees of intellectual, behavioural, and sensory problems, or a combination of these. The candidates will acquire curriculum development and teaching pedagogy to enable children to acquire literacy and numeracy competencies.
|Faculty||School of Education|
|Intake Date||Jan, Apr, Jul, Oct|
|Contact||+65 6533 0031|
|Office Operation Hours||11.00am – 8.00pm / Mondays – Fridays|
+ PROGRAMME STRUCTURE
Students will first understand the various learning difficulties faced by people with special needs, before engaging in depth into two of the disorders, which are Autism Spectrum Disorders and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders. Sensory Integration imparts the knowledge and application of its therapy to help people who requires special attention in the training of motor skills. Another disorder, Communication Disorders, will then be explored to understand the causes, and available treatment and help.
+ MODULES AND LECTURERS
|Module 1||Specific Learning Difficulties|
|Module 2||Autism Spectrum Disorders|
|Module 3||Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders|
|Module 4||Sensory Integration|
|Module 5||Communication Disorders|
Click here for information on modules in this programme.
Click here for the list of registered lecturers deployed for the respective programmes and modules.
+ ASSESSMENT METHODS & GRADUATION
Each module will be formally assessed by written assignments and an examination. Students must attend 75% of the classes to qualify for the examination.
+ ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
For admission to the Diploma in Disability Studies programme:
For applicants who do not meet the above entry requirements, on a case-by-case basis, they may be required to take on bridging modules FIRST, before enrolling into this course.
+ COURSE FEE AND INFORMATION
|Preview Days & Time|| Mondays – Fridays
*Estimated duration of the free preview is 1-hour.
Date / Day / Time
|Jan, Apr, Jul, Oct|
|Duration||6 Months (Part-Time)|
|Contact Hours||120 hrs|
|Schedule|| Monday & Wednesday
7.00pm – 10.00pm
|Course Fee Structure|| Payment to be made to
COLLEGE OF ALLIED EDUCATORS PTE LTD
|Non Refundable Application Fees||S$150.00|
|Total Payable before GST||S$4,838.00|
|GST of 7%||S$338.66|
|Total Payable after GST||S$5,176.66|
|Payment Mode|| Cash / NETS / Credit Card / Cheque / Telegraphic Transfer / Bank Transfer / PayNow / In-house Instalment
– Interest-free instalment up to 12 months available for UOB & OCBC Credit Card Holders.
|Refund terms||refund table as per student contract|
|Fee Protection Scheme (FPS)||Fee Protection Scheme
Disclaimer: All terms, schedules, and prices are subject to change without prior notice and at the discretion of College of Allied Educators.