Taught Postgraduate Courses

The Department of Human Communication Sciences offers a range of Masters programmes in speech, language and communication, including full-time courses and part-time, and distance learning courses.

We offer a qualification that leads to a qualification in speech and language therapy. Other programmes are multi-disciplinary in nature.

Take a look at our PGT courses

Graduate Research Degrees

The research degrees offered are Master of Philosophy (MPhil) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD). We invite enquiries from prospective students wishing to carry out research in language and communication, including research with children or adults who have communication impairments.

Find out more about the opportunities for postgraduate research

View our Current PhD opportunities

Find out more about our research groups

Continuing Professional Development

A range of individual modules and courses are available by distance learning for continuing professional development.

All speech and language professionals working within the UK must complete CPD in order to maintain their registration with the HPC. Teachers and other professionals working with individuals with speech, language and communication difficulties may also find courses within the Department that meet their CPD requirements.

Browse our list of CPD courses

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