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Communication Therapy (Hons) 

University of Malta

B.Sc. On Campus
48 months
Duration
10800 EUR/year
Free
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Tuition fee
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About

The Communication Therapy (Hons) programme from University of Malta aims to provide students with a broad education in speech and language behaviour, related pathology and communication therapy as recommended in the guidelines of the International Association of Logopedics and Phoniatrics.

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Overview

The aim of the Communication Therapy (Hons)  programme from University of Malta is to provide the opportunity for students to:

  • acquire a systematic and evaluative approach to study language pathology and communication therapy, whereby knowledge is acquired through the synthesis and application of various disciplines in particular linguistics, the behavioural sciences and the biomedical discipline
  • understand the nature and development of human communication disorders which enables them to identify, assess, describe, evaluate, diagnose and manage effectively individuals with such disorders
  • integrate theoretical knowledge and skills
  • observe and work under supervision in various settings where a speech therapy service is delivered
  • develop self-evaluative procedures which would enable them to become accountable and autonomous professionals
  • orient themselves to a research based approach in order to prepare them to be involved in the advancement of knowledge in human communication and its disorders as practicing clinicians
  • develop intellectually, personally and professionally
  • keep abreast of new developments and changes in the profession.

Career opportunities and access to further studies

Suitable employment may be found with the local health services, specialist health services, schools, adult training centres, homes for the elderly, private institutions and non-governmental bodies.

Suitable career prospects are diverse, with significant opportunities for professional development and specialisation. Graduates would also be eligible to register for higher degrees.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Typical Development between 0 and 5 Years
  • Grammar (Syntax and Morphology)
  • Developmental Psycholinguistics: The Acquisition of a First Language
  • An Overview of Psychology
  • Developmental Psychology - Child and Adolescent

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Credits

240 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must satisfy the General Entry Requirements for admission, namely, the Matriculation Certificate and Secondary Education Certificate passes at Grade 5 or better in Maltese, English Language and Mathematics.
Applicants must also satisfy the following Special Course Requirements:
  • Two passes at Grade C or better, at least one of which must be at Advanced Level and one at Intermediate Level, in Biology and in either English or Maltese.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    10800 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10800 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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