UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Speech, Language and Cognition

Building on a 1st degree in linguistics, speech sciences, psychology, cognitive science, or a cognate discipline, students plan their own programme of study, selecting from a range of courses in several different UCL departments.

Entry requirements

Normally a minimum of an upper 2nd class Honours degree from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Course modules

Core modules: Foundation course; research methods.
Options: Auditory processing; speech processing (perception and production); phonetics and phonology; syntax and morphology; semantics and pragmatics; language development; language processing and pathology; cognition and communication; neurobiology of language; theory construction and modelling.

Assessment methods

The programme is delivered through a combination of small group teaching, seminars, student-led research tutorials, self-study materials, supervised laboratory placement, lectures and computer-based practical classes. It is largely assessed by coursework, with only the statistics component being assessed by exam. The research project is assessed by dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,020 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,020 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,020 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 9,020 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 23,440 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 11,670 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Camden WC1E 6BT South East

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Key information

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Teaching Administrator
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020 7679 4274