MSc/Diploma/Certificate Acquired Communication Disorders
Department of Human Communication Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health
Develop your career with a postgraduate qualification from one of the UK’s leading centres for research in this field.
About the course
|September 2018 start||
This course is for speech and language therapists/pathologists, linguists, psychologists or others with a relevant background who have an interest in acquired communication disorders such as aphasia, dysarthria and the communication difficulties secondary to dementia or traumatic brain injury.
The MSc will provide you with an up-to-date understanding of the main theoretical and clinical issues and approaches in this field and the implications of these findings for clinical intervention.
Examples of optional modules
Students on the PGDip and MSc also take optional modules, from a range offered both within the department and across other departments in the University.
At least a 2:1 degree in a relevant discipline such as speech and language therapy/ pathology, linguistics, education or psychology.
English language requirements
Overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
Fees and funding
You can apply for postgraduate study using our Postgraduate Online Application Form. It is a quick and easy process.
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The course information set out here may change before you begin, particularly if you are applying significantly in advance of the start date.