Become a competent, reflective and innovative practitioner in the field of speech pathology.
Speech pathologists provide professional services for people across the lifespan whose educational, vocational, personal and social functioning is impaired by disorders of communication and swallowing. Communication and swallowing disabilities may severely impact people’s quality of life and result from developmental difficulties, social disadvantage, illness or accident.
The Speech Pathology program from Flinders University involves an innovative, integrated enquiry-based curriculum, incorporating a problem-based learning format. This approach is supported by a wide variety of teaching and learning strategies including lectures, workshops, clinical skills tutorials and practicum.
A variety of assessment methods are used, including peer and self-assessment, performance within authentic tasks and competency-based assessment of practical work.
Graduates will be equipped to begin practice in a wide range of health, educational and community settings. The course fosters your ability to respond effectively to the changing nature of professional knowledge and practice, preparing you to provide quality services throughout your working life.
Speech pathology graduates are employed in a wide range of settings around the world and work with people of all ages, their carers/families, services, communities and other professionals across a wide variety of agencies.
Potential occupations include:
- speech pathologist
- project officer
- policy advisor.
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- Speech Pathology Research Methods
- Professional Studies and Communication Sciences
- Speech Pathology Skills and Practice
- Research in Practice
- Interprofessional Practice
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- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
DisciplinesEducation Communication Sciences Special Education View 51 other Masters in Communication Sciences in Australia
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
CRICOS code: 054304D
- Applicants must normally hold an approved degree from an approved tertiary institution and typically have achieved a minimum of a credit average. However, the Dean (Education) may, under certain circumstances and subject to specific conditions, admit others who can show evidence of fitness for candidature.
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International45000 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 45000 AUD per year during 24 months.
National34164 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 34164 AUD per year during 24 months.
Living costs for Adelaide
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.