Speech and Language Sciences
Expert supervision is offered in the following research areas: links between the production and perception of speech; monolingual/bilingual speech and language development in children for a range of language(s), particularly Arabic; early years policy with a focus on language and communication; relation of socio-economic factors to language development; assessment, diagnosis and intervention for speech, language and communication impairment; verb and sentence processing deficits in people with aphasia; memory disorders following stroke; effectiveness of interventions for speech and language impairments; the psycholinguistics of word production; computational modelling of word retrieval.
A 2.1 Honours degree and a Master's degree, or international equivalents, in relevant subjects. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 7.0 (with a minimum of 6.5 in writing and 6.0 in all other sub-skills), or equivalent.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|PhD||Full-time||September 2016||-||36 months|
|PhD||Part-time||September 2016||-||72 months|
|PhD||Full-time||January 2017||-||36 months|
|PhD||Part-time||January 2017||-||72 months|
|MPhil||Full-time||September 2016||-||12 months|
|MPhil||Part-time||September 2016||-||24 months|
|MPhil||Full-time||January 2017||-||12 months|
|MPhil||Part-time||January 2017||-||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Campus||Newcastle upon Tyne||NE1 7RU||North East|
School of Education, Communication and Language Sciences
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