Comprehensive coverage of this much debated subject
This topical new course covers both the theory and practice of behaviour management from birth to adolescence. An invaluable guide for students, it will also be useful to primary teachers, classroom assistants, workers in social care and play workers.
· Section 1 covers child development, influences on children’s behaviour and explores reasons why unwanted behaviour can occur.
· Section 2 offers practical strategies for managing behaviour.
· Useful case studies and sources of further information are included.
There are no previous skills or qualifications needed to register for this study programme.
This course consists of two modules covering 10 units in total. Assignments are completed after each unit.
Part one: Understanding behaviour: the antecedents
Chapter 1: What is behaviour?
Chapter 2: How behaviour is learnt
Chapter 3: More theoretical perspectives
Chapter 4: How children’s needs can affect behaviour
Chapter 5: The legal framework for current practice
Part two: Understanding behaviour: influences, consequences and positive management
Chapter 6: Influences on behaviour
Chapter 7: Promoting positive behaviour
Chapter 8: Behaviour modification and Individual Education Plans
Chapter 9: Teamwork and seeking additional support
Chapter 10: Communication with parents and carers
What qualification is awarded upon completion?
Every successful student will be awarded the Level 2 Certificate in Child Behaviour.
How long will this course take to complete and do I have to complete within a certain time?
Students can register for this course at any time. Average completion time is approximately 80 hours overall, however you may take as long as you wish to complete. There is no time limit at all.
What is included in the price of my course?
Blank CD for storing coursework.
Unlimited email support (Monday to Friday)
This course comes enclosed in a study bag enabling you to transport your course anywhere you wish. Giving you total flexibility.
What if I need to ask a question relating to my course?
All students can email student support with any questions they may have from Monday to Friday 9am - 9pm.
How is my Coursework assessed?
You will be required to submit your assignments via email or alternatively you can use the freepost envelopes supplied in your study pack. (Freepost available to UK students only). Once received it will be assessed by student support and a report issued on your progress with any relevant comments. Three grades can be achieved PASS, MERIT or DISTINCTION. All assignments can be re-submitted for re-grading if necessary.
Will I be required to sit an exam?
This course is completed using continual assessment. Allowing us to closely monitor your progress. Therefore no examination is required.