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Augmentative and Alternative Communication, M.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #551 (QS) ,
The Faculty of Humanities provides a holistic education, transferable skills, critical thinking, and communication and problem-solving that will help you develop to your full potential. This Augmentative and Alternative Communication programme is offered by University of Pretoria.

About

Faculty Notes

You will be entering a stimulating environment that will broaden your intellectual horizons and help you achieve personal and professional success through the best possible learning experience.

As the most diverse Faculty of the University of Pretoria, we offer an exciting and comprehensive range of programmes and discipline-based majors, including studies in languages, social sciences and visual and performing arts. This Augmentative and Alternative Communication programme is offered by University of Pretoria.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Dissertation

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    83

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General Requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology (NQF level 8); or
  • Any other bachelor’s degree plus a BAHons (AAC); or
  • Any other relevant degree at the level of an honours degree (NQF level 8), provided that sufficient background in communication theory and research is evident, in which case an admissions examination may be required;
  • A minimum average of 65% in the final-year modules of the previous relevant qualification;
  • A minimum of 65% in the research module of the previous qualification.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1010 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1010 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1010 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1010 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
R17 195 per annum

Living costs for Pretoria

  • 8592 - 10310 ZAR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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