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Speech Difficulties

University of Sheffield

M.Sc. On Campus Online
12 months
Duration
23750 GBP/year
8500 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Speech Difficulties degree offered at University of Sheffield is designed for speech and language therapists, and other professionals with a special interest in communication difficulties.

Overview

On this Speech Difficulties degree offered at University of Sheffield you can study part-time by distance learning or full-time.

Teaching

Part-time students study online via distance learning plus optional attendance at study blocks lasting 2-3 days. These take place at regular intervals throughout the academic year. Full-time students may also attend lectures, seminars and practical workshops offered in the department.

Assessment

Each module is assessed by a written assignment.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Spoken and Written Language
  • Developing an Evidence-Base for Practice
  • Speech Difficulties: Nature and Investigation
  • Speech Difficulties: Intervention and Management

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • At least a 2:1 degree in a relevant discipline such as speech and language therapy/ pathology, linguistics, education, psychology or computer sciences.
  • A background in phonetics is necessary for some modules and experience of working with clients with speech difficulties is an advantage.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    23750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23750 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8500 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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