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Dyslexia and Foreign Language Teaching

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28 days
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About

Learn more about dyslexia, and gain practical teaching tools and insights to help dyslexic students learn foreign languages Dyslexia and Foreign Language Teaching at FutureLearn.

Overview

Dyslexia affects 10-15% of the population. Dyslexic students are often either exempted from the study of additional languages or they underperform in foreign language classes.

Key facts:

On this Dyslexia and Foreign Language Teaching at FutureLearn, you’ll discover the most up-to-date dyslexia definition, and how it affects a student’s ability to learn languages. You’ll explore the latest strategies for teaching dyslexic students and have access to a host of dyslexia teaching resources.

The materials and tasks in the course are designed to also be applicable to a variety of language learning contexts, including teaching English as a foreign language.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • What is dyslexia?
  • Dyslexia and learning an additional language
  • Teaching vocabulary and grammar to students with dyslexia
  • Developing phonological and orthographic awareness and reading skills

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 28 days
    • 4 hrs/week

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • This course is designed for professional language teachers, secondary school teachers, undergraduates, postgraduates and anyone with an interest in dyslexia and language learning.
  • It offers you practical tools, as well as theoretical insights, to best accommodate and meet the needs of students with dyslexia.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 28 days.
  • National

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 28 days.

Upgrade$104Upgrade this course and you will get:

  • Access to this course for as long as it’s on FutureLearn
  • Access to this course’s tests as well as a print and digital Certificate of Achievement once you’re eligible

Funding

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