Language and Communication Impairment in Children degree offered at University of Sheffield will help you develop your understanding of speech, language and communication and build on your existing skills.
The course is delivered online, by distance learning, so you can gain a specialist qualification without having to leave your current job.
We provide material online for weekly study across the full calendar year. There are two or three (optional) study weekends per year in Sheffield.
Essential reading material is available electronically. Online activities support your study and build links with tutors and other students.
Modules are normally assessed by written assignments.
MSc students are also assessed on their research dissertation.
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- Children’s Learning
- Language and Communication
- Spoken and Written Language
- Developing an Evidence Base for Practice
- Research Methods A
- Research Methods B (optional for PGDip)
- Case Study
- Research Methods B
- Developmental Disorders
- Autism Spectrum Disorders
- Specific Language Impairment
- Language and Behaviour
- Language and Environment
- Learning Difficulties
- Hearing Impairment
- Auditory Processing Difficulties
- Alternative and Augmentative Communication
- Multilingual Contexts
- Early Years
- 24 months
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DisciplinesCommunication Sciences Language Studies Linguistics View 37 other Masters in Linguistics in United Kingdom
- For the MSc: Minimum 2:1 honours degree and two years’ relevant work experience with children.
- For the PGCert/PGDip: A degree-level professional qualification, or a first degree, plus at least two years’ experience of working with children.
International2833 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2833 GBP per year during 24 months.
EU/EEA2833 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2833 GBP per year during 24 months.
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