Research Excellence Framework 2014
We have an international reputation in communication sciences, both in teaching and in research.
Speech and Language Sciences
Discover the complexities of typical and atypical human communication with BSc Speech and Language Sciences. Develop knowledge based on scientific principles, skills and attitudes required for understanding and working with individuals with a wide range of speech, language and hearing problems.
Doing a PhD in the Department of HCS – Be part of a vibrant and friendly academic community
Interested in doing a PhD in an aspect of human communication? Take a look at the opportunities available to PhD students studying in the Department of Human Communication Sciences at the University of Sheffield.
Find out more about our undergraduate BMedSci and postgraduate MMedSci courses both of which lead to a professional qualification to practice as a Speech and Language therapist.
Our multidisciplinary research addresses communication across the lifespan, discovering new knowledge and methods to improve the lives of people with communication disability.Research >