If you are seeking to develop your understanding of challenging behaviour and/or learning disability the following academic courses may be of interest. Click on the name of the University below to read the course details.
Please note that inclusion on this list should not be taken as a recommendation by the Challenging Behaviour Foundation. Please contact Universities directly for further details.
Learning Disability Nursing (Undergraduate)
Applied Behavioural Analysis (ABA)
A part-time MSc course.
An introductory online course aimed at parents and professionals.
Full-time or part-time postgraduate courses - Masters (MSc), Postgraduate Diploma (PgDip) or Postgraduate Certificate (PgCert).
Full-time or part-time postgraduate courses - MSc or PgCert.
Full-time or part-time postgraduate courses - MSc, PDip or PCert.
Full-time 1 year MSc course.
Full-time 2 year MSc course.
Positive Behaviour Support (PBS)
One-year, full-time undergraduate diploma in PBS.
28-week degree course for practitioners: 'Developing Positive Approaches to Supporting People who Behaviour is Described as Challenging'
Accredited courses in PBS - Advanced Ceritificate, Professional Certificate, Professional Diploma)
Degrees about Autism
PgCert, PgDip, and MSc in Autism Spectrum Disorders.
Undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Autism Spectrum Disorders.
Undergraduate (online) course in Autism, and Postgraduate courses in Autism in adults and children.
Masters and Postgraduate courses in Autism and Related Conditions.
Part time postgraduate degrees in Autism and Learning.
Part time course in Professional Educational Studies course which can specialise in teaching people with Autism.
Autism Postgraduate Certificate.
Part time postgraduate degrees in Autism Spectrum (MSc, PGDip, PgCert).
Postgraduate degrees in Autism (MEd, PgDip, PgCert).
MA in Special Educational Needs (Autism Spectrum Disorder).
Part time MA in Autistic Spectrum Conditions.
Degrees about learning/intellectual disabilities
Undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities.
Postgraduate taught degree in Severe, Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties (MEd/Postgraduate Diploma/Postgraduate Certificate/Advanced Certificate).
MSc in Applied Psychology of Intellectual Disabilities (full time and part time).
MSc, PgCert or PgDip in 'Disability Studies: Inclusive Theory & Research'.