University of Reading

University of Reading

Language Sciences

* Take a set of compulsory modules and gain in-depth specialisation in one of three streams: neuroscience, developmental or multilingualism * The neuroscience stream enables you to explore advances in neuroscience research * The developmental stream focuses on language development and disorders * The multilingualism stream provides a multidisciplinary programme focusing on linguistic, cognitive and pedagogical aspects of multilingualism **Speech and Language Therapy, Linguistics at Reading** Language is at the heart of human life; study a subject crucial to our understanding of ourselves as individuals, as members of society, and as a species. At the University of Reading you will benefit from excellent teaching informed by cutting-edge research; 97% of our research submission was judged to be of international standing in the most recent national assessment.[1] A purpose-built NHS speech and language clinic on campus means that you can access first-class observational facilities, a well-equipped speech research laboratory and a new sound recording room. Furthermore, we are closely associated with the Centre for Integrative Neuroscience and Neurodynamics and the Centre for Literacy and Multilingualism. These provide state-of-the-art facilities including eye-tracking, EER, fMRI and TMS, and a rich multidisciplinary research environment. Additionally, you can benefit from excellent and varied placement opportunities. This is thanks to our close relationship with local speech and language therapy services and the large proportion of our staff who are qualified and practising speech and language therapists. [1] Research Excellence Framework, 2014.

Course modules

Sample modules may include: * Research methods * Language processing * Foundations of grammar * Speech and language pathology * Language in autism spectrum disorders

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2018 GBP 18,760 per Whole course (International) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2018 GBP 8,410 per Whole course (Home/EU) 12 Months
MSc Part-time September 2018 GBP 8,410 per Whole course (Home/EU) 24 Months
MSc Part-time September 2018 GBP 18,760 per Whole course (International) 24 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Reading RG6 6UR South East

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