University of Sheffield
Acquired Communication Disorders
This course is for speech and language therapists/pathologists, linguists, psychologists or others with a relevant background who have an interest in acquired communication disorders such as aphasia, dysarthria and the communication difficulties secondary to dementia or traumatic brain injury. The MSc will provide you with an up-to-date understanding of the main theoretical and clinical issues and approaches in this field and the implications of these findings for clinical intervention.
At least a 2.1 degree in a relevant discipline such as speech and language therapy/ pathology, linguistics, education or psychology. English language requirements- Overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
PGCert: acquired language disorders; acquired speech disorders; methods in clinical linguistics; developing an evidence base for practice. PGDip: research methods a; research methods b or an optional module if not continuing to the MSc; Two optional modules. MSc: research methods a; research methods b; two optional modules; dissertation/ evaluation of clinical practice.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|PgCert||Distance learning||-||1 years|
|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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