The Experience Of Dyslexic Student At Higher Education Essay
The Experience of dyslexic student at higher education
My interest in dyslexia in higher education from my own experience comes from my personal experience also around 10% of the UK population are thought to have dyslexia, with 4% severely affected (British Dyslexia Association, 2012). Being dyslexic I have had numerous experiences with educational support and the process involved, at different levels of education. This research will be of interest to individuals with dyslexia wanting to study within a higher education setting, also educators within higher education settings may find this interesting as it may give them insight to the issues and challenges a dyslexic student may face. This research will be carried out to provide a deeper understanding of challenges and support dyslexic students may encounter. I will not be taking my own experiences into account within this research.
Indicate the challenges and evaluate the support available to dyslexic students within different higher education settings.
• Evaluate the support available to dyslexic students with two higher education settings.
• Research and identify the process students need to carry out to obtain support.
• Identify dyslexic students thoughts and feelings on support provided by the higher education settings.
• Coping Strategies
• Support available
• Higher Education
• Learning Disability/Difficulty
The approach and…