This programme is for teachers, speech and language therapists and other professionals working with children with speech, language and communication impairments. Studying part-time by distance learning allows students to gain specialist qualifications without leaving their post or obtaining secondment. The multi-disciplinary nature of the course supports the development of best practice for inclusive and special education. Learning opportunities allow students to develop their knowledge and understanding and extend existing skills in working effectively with children with special educational needs.
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PGCert, PGDip and MSc:
- Children’s Learning
- Language and Communication
- Spoken and Written Language
- Developing an Evidence Basefor Practice
PGDip and MSc:
- Research Methods A
- Research Methods B (optional for PGDip)
Optional modules for PGDip and MSc levels only may include:
- Communication Diversity and Difficulties
- Literacy: Difficulties and Intervention
- Case Study; Research Methods B
- Speech Difficulties
For Communication Diversity and Difficulties, you can choose up to two specialist topics for assessment, such as:
- Autism Spectrum Disorders
- Developmental Language Disorder
- Language and Behaviour
- Language and Environment
- Literacy Difficulties
- Early Years
- Multilingual Contexts
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
DisciplinesHealth Sciences View 313 other Masters in Health Sciences in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
For the PGCert/PGDip: a degree-level professional qualification, or a first degree, plus at least two years’ experience of working with children.
For the MSc: minimum 2:1 honours degree and two years’ relevant work experience with children.
International2833 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 2833 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
EU/EEA2833 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 2833 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Getting a Student Visa
This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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