|Study 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, psychology or computer sciences
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 and other professionals with a special interest in communication difficulties.
You’ll develop your knowledge and skills of working with clients with developmental speecy and literacy difficulties.
And you can study part-time by distance learning or full-time.
Some of the world’s leading researchers teach on the course and we have strong links with the NHS, special schools and specialist charities.
Four core modules:
Spoken and Written Language
Developing an Evidence-Based Practice
Speech Difficulties I: nature and investigation
Speech Difficulties II: intervention and management
Two option modules
Developmental Language and Communication Disorders (single or double option)
Special Topics in Human Communication Sciences (two option modules)
Cleft Palate (single or double option)
Methods in Clinical Linguistics
Acquired Language Disorders
Acquired Speech Disorders
Online course material
Study block attendance with lectures, tutorials and practical workshops
Each module is assessed by a written assignment
MSc students are also assessed on their research dissertation