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    • GlasweJen
    • By GlasweJen 3rd Feb 19, 6:36 PM
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    Disabled Student Allowance - private funded course
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    • 3rd Feb 19, 6:36 PM
    Disabled Student Allowance - private funded course 3rd Feb 19 at 6:36 PM
    My employer has decided that my role will change due to service changes. The new role requires a degree in a subject that I am not fully trained in and so they are funding a degree through the Open University.

    The problem is that I am disabled and will require support on the course. I previously had a disabled students allowance for help with my first degree which I completed in 2008.

    Can I apply for DSA for this other course even if SAAS aren't funding it? Both courses are BSc (hons).
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    • Mrs_Ryan
    • By Mrs_Ryan 4th Feb 19, 1:11 AM
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    I should think so, I had it for my MA and I was classed as self funded.
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