University of Greenwich

University of Greenwich

Speech and Language Therapy

The programme gives students a detailed understanding of the changes that occur and difficulties that can arise for the individual who seeks the help of a speech and language therapist. The programme aims to develop speech and language therapists who are autonomous, accountable practitioners, competent and confident to contribute their evidence-based profession-specific skills and knowledge in the delivery of health, education and social care for users of speech and language therapy services and their families.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree and a commitment to helping children and adults who have difficulties with communication; or with eating; drinking; and swallowing. Students who do not have English as their first language, must have an IELTS score of an average of 8, with no score less than 7.5.

Course modules

Modules include: Orientation to speech and language therapy; biological sciences for speech and language therapy; speech and language therapy: assessment and intervention; communication and cognitive disorders; psychological science and human development; open module: work-based learning.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on case studies, essays, situational analysis, oral presentation, unseen papers, portfolio and reflection.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgDip Full-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Medway Campus Chatham ME4 4TB South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Enquiry Unit
Telephone number: 
020 8331 9000