Tertiary Education Case
Name : Ben Age : 20 years old Referral Problem : Have difficulties with university level courses while studying abroad
After secondary school, Ben went to the US to pursue a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering.
Assessment results indicate that Ben has ASD and SPLD features.
3 weeks intensive summer classes
One to one IEP tailored to help with university core courses (Statistics, English literature)
Learn reading comprehension strategies and understanding character perspectives & author’s purpose
Learn about visual frameworks that provide a concrete, graphic structures to support higher order thinking
Tailored study and note taking skills
Attention and concentration training
Grasped solid understanding of statistical formulas and application skills
Can now read and comprehend literature papers with more ease
Overall grades have improved significantly the following semester