The University of Birmingham is the leading provider of degree-level education in autistic spectrum disorders in the UK - offering Continuing Professional Development (CPD) courses at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
Why choose ACER?
Courses develop real insight – not simply focus on practice
Encourage reflective practice and changes in practice
You’re tutored by recognised experts in the field
Support of an extensive library and research materials
Academic credits and qualification that can be used as a springboard to further study/professional qualifications
Our courses contribute towards NVQ and LDAF
ACER has three specific courses associated with it.
After completing one of these courses, you may wish to continue your education and research by working towards a PhD in autism. Graduate Lila Kossyvaki from Greece, talks about why she chose to do a PhD and what is was like studying here (In Greek with English Subtitles)
Download the English translation (17KB, PDF)
Current student Marilena Mademtzi talks about studying for a PhD
Read her profile