|Location||United Kingdom, Sheffield|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||To be confirmed|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
At least a 2:1 degree in a relevant discipline such as speech and language therapy/ pathology, linguistics, education or psychology
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
IELTS: 7.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component
At least 2 reference(s) must be provided.
These should be supplied and signed by academic staff at institutions where you have studied previously. They must be presented on the official letter-headed paper of the relevant institution. If you have been out of education for the last two years, you can send one academic reference plus one from your current employer if you wish.
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.
Some of the world’s leading researchers teach on the course. We have strong links with the NHS, special schools and specialist charities.
Four study blocks of two or three days are held throughout the year. Attendance at study blocks is normally compulsory, although you may be exempted if you are based out of the UK, or have special circumstances.
Research Methods A
Research Methods B
Two optional modules
Dissertation/Evaluation of Clinical Practice
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.
Online course material
Study block attendance with lectures, tutorials and practical workshops
All modules are assessed by written work.