University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Cleft Palate Studies

This part-time, one-year course is designed for speech and language therapists/ pathologists and others seeking to develop specialist knowledge and skills in the area of cleft and lip palate and related communication impairments.

Entry requirements

At least a 2.1 degree in speech and language therapy or a related discipline, such as 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.

Course modules

Cleft palate: speech production and multidisciplinary care; Cleft palate: speech assessment; Cleft palate: intervention and service delivery; Developing an evidence base for practice.

Assessment methods

Each module is assessed by a written assignment.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgCert Part-time - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Sheffield S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
Telephone number: 
0114 222 2405