Books Beyond Words (for people with learning difficulties)

Course Dates: 24/09/20 - 01/07/21
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Location: KS - Keeley Street
This class is for people who find pictures easier to understand than words. Read visual stories to understand your
feelings and real life situations. Use drama and storytelling to explore difficult situations. Read stories with others about wellbeing, relationships and employment. This is a partnership class with Books Beyond Words.
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Full fee £149.00 Senior fee £149.00 Concession £149.00

This course has now started

Course Code: SD107

Started Thu, day, 24 Sep - 01 Jul '21

Duration: 29 sessions (over 41 weeks)

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What is the course about?

Books Beyond Words provides books for people who find pictures easier to understand than words. Whether
supporting somebody with a learning disability or communication difficulty, the books empower through pictures.

What will we cover?

Term 1: Well Being:
Term 2: Relationships:
Term 3: Employment:.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

Join in group discussion
Make choices
Improve your speaking and listening skills.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

The course is a foundation level for students with learning disabilities.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

- - Group work
- Pair work
- Practical exercises
- Role play
- freeze frame scenes from the books

There will be some homework tasks.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?


We’re sorry. We don’t have a bio ready for the tutor of this class at the moment, but we’re working on it! Watch this space.