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Childhood Speech, Language and Communication Needs

National University of Ireland, Galway

12 months
Duration
15940 EUR/year
7490 EUR/year
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About

The aim of this MSc in Childhood Speech, Language and Communication Needs at National University of Ireland, Galway is to provide a critical and conceptually sophisticated understanding of children with SLCN and the contexts of their lives.

Overview

About Childhood Speech, Language and Communication Needs at National University of Ireland, Galway

This programme has been designed to meet the needs of busy practitioners who need to keep up to date with the emerging evidence base when working with children with SLCN in the clinic, classroom, and community. (Note: it is not a professional qualification in speech and language therapy.)

Our flexible blended learning approach, combines face-to-face workshops (e.g., two days per module) and online learning to support you as a busy practitioner with many competing demands on your time. Course activities and skills training enable you to apply knew knowledge and skills directly in the clinic, classroom, and community.

Careers

  • Are you a health, education, or social care professional? Or someone who is interested in childhood communication impairments? 
  • Do you want to learn how you can engage, support, educate, and help children with SLCN (aged from birth to 18 years) in the clinic, classroom, and community? 
  • Do you want to learn how to facilitate the child with SLCN to participate in these contexts, and realise their full communication potential?

Programme Structure

Courses include
  • Advanced Research Methods
  • Narratives in Childhood
  • Using Evidence in Practice
  • Cultural, Linguistic, & Social Diversity in Health & Education
  • Supporting children with SLCN
  • Dissertation 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Primary degree with at least Second Class Honours or an equivalent qualification.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15940 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15940 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7490 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7490 EUR per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Galway

800 - 1100 EUR /month
Living costs

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Funding

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