A future full of possibilities: understanding the lived experience of postgraduate transition for autistic students

Jonathan Vincent

York St John University

Jonathan is a lecturer in the School of Education at York St John University and a PhD candidate at Lancaster University. His research focuses on the experience of postgraduate transition for university students on the autism spectrum.

Abstract

The transition out of higher education can be challenging for any student, however, for those individuals with autistic spectrum conditions this experience can be especially difficult. Evidence suggests that the number of... [ view full abstract ]

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Ethical approval has been sought and granted by the Lancaster University ethics committee (UREC reference RS2015/54). Ethical standards of confidentiality and anonymity are fundamental to the research process and 'member... [ view full abstract ]

Authors

Jonathan Vincent (York St John University)

Topic Area

Topics: Practice

Session

V4 » Oral Posters: Lifespan; life cycles/transitions (17:10 - Friday, 16th September, Moorfoot Room)