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Speech and Language Pathology

Macquarie University

24 months
53600 AUD/year
29600 AUD/year
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The Speech and Language Pathology program at Macquarie University will prepare you for a rewarding career in speech pathology in which you’ll have opportunities to implement tailored services with individuals who have developmental and acquired communication and swallowing disabilities, and effect potentially life-changing outcomes. 


Speech pathologists work with people who have communication and swallowing disabilities. They particularly focus on helping children aged 0-5 who have developmental speech and language difficulties; providing specialist support to school-aged children and adolescents with language, learning and reading difficulties; implementing rehabilitation programs for adults with a brain injury; supporting those with complex medical, developmental and acquired conditions, such as autism, cleft palate and dementia, with communication and swallowing; and working with a variety of professionals in optimising their vocal skills.

Career Opportunities after the Speech and Language Pathology program at Macquarie University 

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  • Speech pathologist


This degree is fully accredited by the Speech Pathology Association of Australia.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Lifelong Disability and AAC 
  • Speech Pathology Intervention
  • Body Functions and Structures for Speech Pathology 
  • Speech Pathology Clinical Practice
  • Voice and Fluency Disorders  
  • Speech and Language Disorders in Children  

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


160 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS CODE: 037303B  

  • Minimum admission requirements include:
  • AQF Level 7 bachelor's qualification or recognised equivalent with a WAM of 65
  • Recent successful completion of specified prerequisite units in Linguistics and Psychology at AQF Level 7

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    53600 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 53600 AUD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    29600 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29600 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Sydney

1882 - 3547 AUD /month
Living costs

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


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