MSc PG Dip Analysis and Intervention in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

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    MSc/PGDip 1 year full-time, two years part-time

Course Description

This advanced professional development programme focuses on supporting practitioners in this field. Through campus-based workshops and clinical placements, you’ll gain a detailed knowledge of intellectual and developmental disabilities and learn how to arrange or provide support for individuals.

Our placement opportunities provide supervised experience in applying the knowledge you gain from your academic modules to working life.

Reasons to study Analysis and Intervention in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities at Kent:

  • Study alongside some of the UK’s leading academics working in autism, learning disability and community care.
  • We offer a range of funding opportunities to fund your studies.
  • As a student or graduate, you can join the Tizard Practitioners’ Network of experts in the field.
  • Receive academic and professional support from leading clinicians and researchers in the intellectual and developmental disabilities field.
  • Benefit from our excellent links with health and social care organisations, and other relevant establishments.

Entry Requirements

A good honours degree, typically in psychology or other relevant social sciences, or comparable professional qualifications and experience. Analysis and Intervention in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities students also need some practical experience in services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

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Student Destinations

Career destinations include working as a consultant behaviour analyst, carer co-ordinator, service care manager, special needs teacher, quality officer, ABA tutor and research assistant in various health care organisations such as Dimensions UK Ltd, Care Management Group, Consensus Support Services, Mencap and Ambitious About Autism.

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