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Speech and Language Therapy, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
Plymouth, United Kingdom
The Speech and Language Therapy offered by Plymouth Marjon University covers a broad curriculum so that on completion you are eligible to apply to the HCPC for registration for professional practice. 
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Overview

Course Overview

 You will learn core skills in topics such as linguistics, phonetics, science, psychology, and speech and language pathology. You will also develop your clinical and professional skills through practical placements and modules that cover counselling and professional skills.

What might you become?

On completion of the Speech and Language Therapy offered by Plymouth Marjon University you will able to apply to the Health and Care Professions Council for registration as a Speech and Language Therapist and, once registered, you will be able to apply for SLT jobs, for example in the NHS.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Professional Knowledge and Skills 
  • Bioscience for SLT
  • Introduction to Linguistics
  • Phonetics and Phonology
  • Topics in Psychology
  • Language through the Lifecourse
  • Lifelong Disability Studies
  • Professional Knowledge and Skills 
  • Clinical Linguistics and Phonetics
  • SLT Process and Practice
  • Introduction to neurogenic communication disorders
  • Paediatric speech, language and communication disorders
  • Research Methods for SLT
  • Voice and Fluency

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

Admission requirements

  • Applicants must have three A-levels at grades BBC or above, BTEC triple grades DMM or above, or Access 30-42 D/M with min 18D and GCSE English Language at grade 5 or grade C or above.
  • Applicants with non-standard qualifications and/or experience will be considered on an individual basis and we very much welcome your application as well.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12000 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Plymouth

  • 731 - 1390 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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