University of Sheffield
Speech and Cleft Palate
Gain an in-depth knowledge of the impact of cleft palate and speech difficulties on an individual across the lifespan. This course is for speech and language therapists and others who want to develop a specialism. You�ll develop your understanding of current research into the nature of speech development and difficulties as a basis for further specialism and postgraduate study.
At least a 2.1 degree in a relevant discipline such as speech and language therapy/pathology, linguistics, psychology or computer sciences; a knowledge of phonetics is necessary for some modules. English language requirements: overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
PGDip: Cleft palate: speech production and multidisciplinary care; cleft palate: speech assessment; cleft palate: intervention and service provision; developing an evidence base for practice; speech difficulties 1: assessment; speech difficulties 2: intervention; research methods. MSc: Cleft palate: speech production and multidisciplinary care; cleft palate: speech assessment; cleft palate: intervention and service provision; developing an evidence base for practice; speech difficulties 1: assessment; speech difficulties ii: intervention; research methods; dissertation.
Each module is assessed by a written assignment.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|PgDip||Distance learning||-||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||Sheffield||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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