Engaging Neuro-Diverse People in Museums
Develop the skills that ensure a great visitor experience for people with learning difficulties or learning disabilities
This course is designed for museum and gallery professionals specifically and is designed for all cultural professionals regardless of their career stage. Tutors will presume that you have an understanding of the range of learning disabilities and difficulties.
What you'll learn
- How to develop a person-centred approach
- How to adapt your communication for a wide range of visitors
- How to adapt the the museum environment to suit everyone
Kerrie is a museum education, digital media and community engagement specialist with 20 years’ experience working in creative media, 16 of those years spent at Culture Coventry. She manages vocational training for young people aged 16-25 including Creative Bridges which enables young people with learning difficulties to make the transition from school to employment or further training. She is passionate about inclusive practice and using cultural engagement to develop work skills for young people.