Course Description

Course Description
Due to the current and evolving situation with Covid 19, the delivery methods of this course are subject to change. There may be times when the lessons will be held remotely, via live video calls, use of our Moodle area, private social media groups etc. By signing up to the course you are agreeing to this wide range of teaching and learning approaches; the lessons will be held in classrooms where this is usually the case, when it is safe to do so, and may be switched to online as the need arises.

This programme is designed to introduce you to how you can support children to learn. You may be looking to support children in your family with their homework or considering following a career path as a teaching assistant in schools. Through this course you will begin to explore the best ways to provide support and encourage them to learn.
Prosp Description
1. Develop an understanding of and be able explain Behavioural Learning Theory
2. How maths is taught and be able to demonstrate some activities to support this
3. Explore how writing is promoted in schools
Prosp Learn
You will need to attend with a pen and paper to use for note taking. Prosp Anything Else
No Prosp Additional Costs
Level 1 Award in Caring for Children
Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools

If you wish to explore your learning, work or career options, you can speak to a fully trained careers advisor on 0800 100 900. https://nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk

If you need further advice please telephone 01634 338400.
Prosp After
In order to get the most out of your course you will need to attend as many sessions as possible. We recommend at least 90%. If you do have a holiday booked during term time please let the tutor know in advance so that we can help you catch up on missed sessions and ensure that you still achieve the course outcomes. If you are unavoidably ill or unable to attend please contact 01634 338400 so that we can let your tutor know, and so they can send you any work you may have missed Prosp Attendance
2.50 hrs per session
3 session(s)