24 months
40800 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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This Speech Pathology program from Curtin University combines theory with clinical practice to prepare you for a career as a speech pathologist.

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About the program

Speech pathologists diagnose, treat and provide services to people with communication impairments, including speech, language, voice, fluency disorders, or clients with eating and drinking difficulties across the lifespan.

You will gain a detailed understanding of communication development, developmental and acquired communication and swallowing disorders, clinical practice and research. Your studies will be supported by fieldwork opportunities.

The Speech Pathology program from Curtin University includes the introduction of theoretical, evidence-based material and its link to clinical practice, and research skills to become an evidence-based clinician.

Programme Structure

  • Apply knowledge of human communication science to the delivery of speech pathology services and research in diverse and changing settings
  • Critically analyse information to plan, implement and evaluate speech pathology services and research
  • Locate, extract and critically appraise evidence and information from a range of resources to solve theoretical and applied problems in human communication science with a high level of independence
  • Demonstrate excellence in written, verbal and non-verbal communication skills appropriate to the discipline within a legal and ethical framework

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


425 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS 033868G

  • Applicants with an honours degree or a bachelor degree with a course weighted average of 65% are eligible for entry to the program. The application process is competitive and typically successful applicants have demonstrated a distinction average.
  • Evidence of studies in human biology at university level is essential. Applicants without this background will have to complete additional units in this area before commencing the course.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    40800 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 40800 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.


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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