Autism and Behavioural Science Grad Certificate NC
Niagara College, Canada
About This Program
This program gives you a firm grounding in Behavioural Strategies and Applied Behavioural Analysis (ABA) principles and will prepare you to work with both children and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) in therapeutic and school-based settings. You will be will be better prepared to work as Behavioural Technicians in therapeutic and educational environments as part of a treatment team supervised by a Behaviour Analyst and/or Psychologist.
This Autism and Behavioral Science of Niagara College is offered at the Welland Campus of the college. The program offers practical experience during block placements each term supervised by ABA and Intensive Behavioural Intervention (IBI) experts
Students will be using iPad devices to access iBooks and applications that support classroom and field placement practice
Graduates of this certificate will work predominantly with individuals with Autistic Spectrum Disorders. You will be able to work as a Behavioural Technician (as part of a treatment team supervised by a Behaviour Analyst and/or Psychologist)
You may also work with families, school boards, community and private / agencies that serve those with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Students are responsible for their own transportation in order to complete field placement requirements. Niagara College cannot guarantee placements that are readily accessible by public transportation. Students are responsible for all costs connected with such transportation.
Graduates of this program currently work in the following fields:
The curriculum teaches students about the range of evidence-based practices in autism treatment, the characteristics of the full spectrum of ASD, as well as how to design, implement and evaluate behavioural strategies.
Course Code : 0192
College : Community Services
Duration : 1 year
Qualifications Level : Ontario College Graduate Certificate
All fees listed below are in Canadian Dollar (CAD):
The above figures represent what the college expects will be your reasonable international fees. Other fees may not have been included such as material fees, laptop fees, books and supplies
As costs are subject to change, the above figures may be changed at any time without notice by the administration of George Brown College. Please check with your IVC-assigned Visa Counselor or Documentation Officer periodically for any changes.
When estimating your cost of living for an academic year, i.e., one nine-month period from September to May inclusive, include rent, weekly supermarket shopping, some meals on campus, electricity bills, heating bills, refuse bills, parking fees, mobile phone expenses, travel, clothing, snacks on campus, socializing, health, books and materials.
Intake Dates :
There is only one intake per year and this is in SEPTEMBER.
IVC has a 3-month preparation period that includes, among others:
It is important to apply early as this course may have many applicants. Moreover, beginning an application well in advance of the intake date will allow you a lot of time to prepare for the IELTS and consolidate your academic and professional credentials for your visa application. So make sure you apply early!
Admission and entry requirements for this qualification are in accordance with the academic regulations.
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