What is the course about?
In need of a top up? This course is an ideal opportunity for you to review your progress, re-set aims and continue working on areas you feel are important.
What will we cover?
You will have the opportunity to contribute to the course curriculum. Content will largely be determined by the needs of the group participants and will include revision on key aspects related to becoming more open about stammering and techniques to manage your stammering more easily as well as group discussion and aim-setting for the future. Other topics often include giving a presentation and managing time pressure.
What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...
Outcome will be dependent upon each individual students' aims.
What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?
This course is for people who stammer and who have had previous speech therapy. To access the course you will need to have an adequate level of English to:
- Express your opinions and feelings
- Follow discussions and make relevant contributions
- Make use of handouts with some assistance if necessary
Before joining the class you will need to speak to one of the Speech Therapy team.
How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?
A variety of methods will be used including:
- presentation by tutor
- pairs and small group work
- practical exercises.
Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?
When I've finished, what course can I do next?
You can do a Stage 1 evening course or one of our intensive courses if you haven't attended one previously.
Alternatively you can do any of our Stage 2 courses including topic-based workshops.
General information and advice on courses at Build is available from the Student Centre and Library on Monday to Friday from 12:00 – 19:00.
See the course guide for term dates and further details