The best aspects of the training - AQTF Learner Questionniare:
" Lectures and assessment tasks"
" Expanded my understanding of the subject matter enormously".

Diploma graduate 2011

Courses

Courses - Autism Teaching Institute

Autism Teaching Institute delivers the following nationally recognised training courses:

Graduate Certificate
in Teaching Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (22097VIC)
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Graduate Diploma
of Teaching Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (22096VIC)
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Participants undertaking the Graduate Certificate in Teaching Students with ASD (22096VIC) and the Graduate Diploma of Teaching Students with ASD (22097VIC) will generally be qualified teachers from:

  • Primary schools
  • Secondary schools
  • Specialist schools, or
  • Registered Training Providers (RTOs)








Course duration:

The courses are designed for teachers/professionals working full time.

The Graduate Certificate has 4 units taken over 1 year part time study.

The Graduate Diploma involves all 7 units over 2 years part-time.





Course features:

The courses feature an ASD specific teaching practicum at Western Autistic School and at ATI partner schools with autism expertise. You will receive support, coaching and mentoring from an experienced teacher of students with ASDs.

The ASD specific teaching practicum of 45 days is integrated within the units and is a mandatory for successful completion of the diploma.

Flexible delivery and assessment arrangements will be provided, wherever possible.

Class sizes are typically 30 students.


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Entry requirements:

To undertake the Graduate Certificate in Teaching Students with ASD (22097VIC) participants must be qualified teachers. Non teaching professionals working in the field of autism may complete a single unit for a fee and will receive a Statement of Attainment.

Entrants to the Graduate Diploma of Teaching Students with ASD (22096VIC) must have already achieved the competencies defined by the Graduate Certificate in Teaching Students with ASD (22097VIC). The Victorian Institute of Teaching (VIT) recognises the Diploma as a Special Education qualification.


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Fees and Charges:

The Autism Teaching Institute will not collect student fees more then 10 weeks in advance of training. A payment schedule will be available and implemented by agreement with students on enrolment.

Course costs are as follows:


Graduate Certificate in Teaching Students with ASD (22097VIC) - $9,000

Graduate Diploma of Teaching Students with ASD (22096VIC)- TBA

General enquiries
For general enquiries about the courses including relevance of the courses to your work, please call Steve Ahern at the ATI office on (03) 9372 3647 or you can send an email request to:

steve@autismteachinginstitute.org.au


Application and Enrolment Procedures

Notice of applications for the 2015 intake of the Graduate Certificate in Teaching Students with ASD (22097VIC) will be posted early term 4, 2014.

Students wishing to apply to enter
the Graduate Certificate in Teaching Students with ASD (22097VIC) or the
Graduate Diploma of Teaching Students with ASD (22096VIC)
can telephone the Autism Teaching Institute office on:
T: (03) 9372 3647.
gabriella@autismteachinginstitute.org.au
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