EDEM618-24S2 (C) Semester Two 2024

Dyslexia: Identification and Intervention

30 points

Start Date: Monday, 15 July 2024
End Date: Sunday, 10 November 2024
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 28 July 2024
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 29 September 2024


The aim of this course is to provide the students with an understanding of dyslexia as it relates to educational practice. Identifying procedures will be covered, which will provide the student with an understanding of the main characteristics associated with dyslexia. This will also cover theories of causes of dyslexia and literacy problems, as well as ways of differentiating dyslexia from other learning difficulties. This background will be used to cover some of the methods that have been used to overcome some of the learning problems related to dyslexia.


Subject to approval of the Head of School

Timetable 2024

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 10:00 - 12:00 Karl Popper 508
15 Jul - 25 Aug
9 Sep - 20 Oct

Course Coordinator

John Everatt


Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Final Submission 25 Oct 2024 100%

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $2,046.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

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All EDEM618 Occurrences

  • EDEM618-24S2 (C) Semester Two 2024
  • EDEM618-24S2 (D) Semester Two 2024 (Distance)