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About

This Acquired Communication Disorders programme from University of Sheffield develops your knowledge of the most up-to-date approaches and theoretical and clinical issues in the field of acquired communication disorders. 

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Overview

This Acquired Communication Disorders course at University of Sheffield is for speech and language therapists/pathologists, linguists, psychologists or others with a relevant background who have an interest in acquired communication disorder s such as aphasia, dysarthria and the communication difficulties secondary to dementia or traumatic brain injury.

Key Features  

  • The course will develop your knowledge and skills of evidence-based practice so that you can effectively support people with acquired speech, language and communication difficulties.
  • You’ll have the opportunity to take part in a range of clinical observations with speech and language therapy clients (adults and children) throughout the course.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Acquired Language Disorders
  • Acquired Speech Disorders
  • Methods in Clinical Linguistics 
  • Developing an Evidence Base for Practice
  • Research Methods 
  • Dissertation/Evaluation of Clinical Practice

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • At least a 2:1 degree in a relevant discipline such as speech and language therapy/pathology, linguistics, education or psychology.
  • Overall IELTS score of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component, or equivalent.
  • We also accept a range of other UK qualifications and other EU/international qualifications. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26200 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 26200 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9800 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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