Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Learn to create an effective inclusive classroom

Course synopsis

If you are looking to gain a deeper insight into Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), then opt for exclusive ADHD course designed by Asian College of Teachers. The course is offered in three levels - Certificate, Diploma and Post Graduate courses which will acquaint you with the types of behaviour related with ADHD and how to identify them in various learners - children, adolescents and adults. It will also equip you with the appropriate strategies and approaches to adopt in order to understand and maintain a warm relationship with the learners and foster a proper learning environment in the classroom. The Certificate course will equip you in understanding the basics as it is a behavioural condition that usually occurs in early childhood and can generally be diagnosed in the pre-school stage of a child. The Diploma level is an advanced stage of the program and deals with problem solving and clinical diagnosis among others. The Post Graduate Diploma level is an advanced level course which aids in understanding the role of the family and the support required at various stages and their effectiveness as well as the possible outcomes.

With P G Diploma course you also get an additional CACHE endorsed course – Recognising and Supporting Children with Special Needs that will aid you in becoming an effective educator and will equip you with the necessary competencies to help children with special needs.

Career Path

Becoming a specialist teacher capable of helping students with learning needs will widen your employment opportunities :-

  • Specialist teacher with SEN skills
  • Shadow teacher
  • Teacher-in-charge
  • Advisor/ counsellor
  • School administrator/ co-ordinator/ curriculum developer
  • Budding entrepreneur

The courses in ADHD prepare you as an educator equipped with teaching strategies and approaches for pupils with ADHD. After successfully completing the respective levels of the course on ADHD, many new and exciting opportunities are sure to find their way in your professional teaching career. Any course you choose will instill the knowledge and lend expertise to keep you one step ahead.

The qualifications and certificates are sure to benefit those who have opened or are willing to open day care facilities or crèche. Since this course is internationally recognized, it will be helpful for those looking for employment opportunities across the globe and help you in realizing your dream of teaching abroad.

Certificate Syllabus

  • Phase 1 : Understanding Students with ADHD
  • Phase 2 : The Diagnostic Process
  • Phase 3 : Are They Putting in the Effort?
  • Phase 4 : ADHD and Brain Activation
  • Phase 5 : ADHD and Activity Level
  • Phase 6 : Attention and ADHD
  • Phase 7 : The Emotional Impact of ADHD
  • Phase 8 : Memory

Diploma Syllabus

  • Phase 1 : Understanding Students with ADHD
  • Phase 2 : The Diagnostic Process
  • Phase 3 : Are They Putting in the Effort?
  • Phase 4 : ADHD and Brain Activation
  • Phase 5 : ADHD and Activity Level
  • Phase 6 : Attention and ADHD
  • Phase 7 : The Emotional Impact of ADHD
  • Phase 8 : Memory
  • Phase 9 : Problem-Solving for Academic Performance
  • Phase 10 : Classroom Beliefs and Rules
  • Phase 11 : Preplanning and Facilitating an ADHD-Friendly Classroom
  • Phase 12 : Student Self-Reliance
  • Phase 13 : Previous Understanding about ADHD was a myth
  • Phase 14 : Role of Family
  • Phase 15 :Clinical Diagnosis of ADHD

Down Syndrome

  • Phase 1 :Definition and History
  • Phase 2 :Identifying Down Syndrome in Children
  • Phase 3 :Causes and Complications of Down Syndrome
  • Phase 4 :Teaching Children with Down Syndrome
  • Phase 5 :Inclusive Education for Children with Down Syndrome

PG Diploma Syllabus

  • Phase 1 : Understanding Students with ADHD
  • Phase 2 : The Diagnostic Process
  • Phase 3 : Are They Putting in the Effort?
  • Phase 4 : ADHD and Brain Activation
  • Phase 5 : ADHD and Activity Level
  • Phase 6 : Attention and ADHD
  • Phase 7 : The Emotional Impact of ADHD
  • Phase 8 : Memory
  • Phase 9 : Problem-Solving for Academic Performance
  • Phase 10 : Classroom Beliefs and Rules
  • Phase 11 : Preplanning and Facilitating an ADHD-Friendly Classroom
  • Phase 12 : Student Self-Reliance
  • Phase 13 :Previous Understanding about ADHD was a myth
  • Phase 14 :Role of Family
  • Phase 15 :Clinical Diagnosis of ADHD
  • Phase 17 : Role of Teacher and Parents
  • Phase 18 : Deafness
  • Phase 19 : Orthopedic Impairment
  • Phase 20 : Intellectual Disabilities
  • Phase 21 : Multiple Disabilities

Down Syndrome

  • Phase 1 :Definition and History
  • Phase 2 :Identifying Down Syndrome in Children
  • Phase 3 :Causes and Complications of Down Syndrome
  • Phase 4 :Teaching Children with Down Syndrome
  • Phase 5 :Inclusive Education for Children with Down Syndrome

(Additional course with PG Diploma Level by paying an additional amount of 120 USD : CACHE endorsed online course
- Recognising and Supporting Children with Special Needs).

Course Duration and Fees

  • Duration of Certificate course is 4 months, Diploma is 8 months, P G Diploma is 12 months
  • Courses can also be pursued in the fast-track mode
  • Candidates can learn at their own pace and time
  • Course can be accessed anytime, anywhere
  • Reasonably priced from 200 USD – 550 USD
  • Completely online with provisions for doubt-clearing sessions
  • Globally recognised certificate from ACT
  • For P G graduates, get an additional certificate from CACHE
ADHD USD THB GBP
Certificate 200 6600 175
Diploma 300 10000 250
PG Diploma 550 18000 425

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