This programme produces graduates competent in assessment and the co-production of evidence-based support strategies. Graduates are able to take up employment in education and adult services in specialist and leadership roles.
The Diploma in Higher Education in Autism Studies will attract parents, teachers and health professionals, social care specialists, support workers, service managers and those eager to further both their knowledge and practice, and career opportunities.
You can discuss options to ‘upgrade’ from the Diploma in Higher Education in Autism Studies to the BSc in Autism with your tutor during your studies.
The Tizard Centre is at the forefront of learning and research in autism, intellectual disability and community care and in 2013 received a Queen’s Anniversary Prize in recognition of its outstanding work in these areas.