About the course
The course is suitable for those who wish to follow a Braille course with a final assessed component which demonstrates their level of competency in both reading and writing contracted Braille.
This course is assessed and marked by a Qualified Teacher of Vision Impairments from Positive Eye Ltd. It is not externally accredited
The course is taken as a distance learning module by participants
Participants complete 30 writing exercises set out in the Braille Primer to practice and when ready (but by the monthly deadline) complete a separate written exercise to demonstrate their learning. This exercise is written by Positive Eye for the professional to complete and hand in for marking.
At each stage a Braille Transcription exercise is also provided to the participants for completion
On completion of all exercises, participants take an End of Course Test in reading and writing Braille.
The test is devised and written by Positive Eye Ltd.
The test is marked by a Qualified Teacher of Visual Impairments
Cost of course
£320.00 full course inclusive of one End of Course Test
£70.00 End of course test only (written and reading test)
Vision is such a key part of learning and what Positive Looking’s methods do is to help teachers and assistants push the child to improve their attentiveness and visual stamina. Each teacher is confident and able to embed visual learning in every task that they do. Thanks to Positive Looking vision is now part of the everyday agenda in Bradford schools, making a huge difference in attainment.