M.Sc. On Campus

Speech and Language Sciences

12 months
28440 USD/year
5484 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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Speech and Language Sciences from University of Canterbury is a one-year, full-time postgraduate programme that provides students with specialisation in a topic area of their choice. 


At Speech and Language Sciences from University of Canterbury students have the option of advanced study in clinical theory and supervision or coursework in research design and statistics.


Postgraduate study can bring many career benefits eg, specialist skills and enhanced knowledge, entry into specific occupations, higher starting salary/progression rates, research capability/achievement and evidence of high academic attainment/self-discipline.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Clinical supervision, 
  • Dysphagia, 
  • Child language, 
  • Speech motor disorders, 
  • Voice, fluency, speech science

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must hold a four-year undergraduate degree, or a three-year undergraduate degree with the first year of a two-year MSc completed.
  • Student selection is based on academic merit and relevant assessments to determine suitability for advanced study in speech and language sciences.
  • English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    28440 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28440 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    5484 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5484 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National students - 7,618 - 8,867 NZD
  • International Students - 39,500 NZD

Living costs for Christchurch

1300 - 2000 NZD /month
Living costs

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


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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