Our courses have an emphasis on inter-professional and culturally responsive practice and the Speech Pathology (Honours) from University of Adelaide facilitates the development of transferrable skills through real-world learning experiences.
In over 800 hours of clinical based training, you’ll have the opportunity to work with children and adults of all ages in public and private health, community, disability, education and aged-care settings. With many of the courses taught by certified practicing speech pathologists, the degree places an emphasis on real-world experience.
You’ll gain high-level knowledge and skills in:
- head and neck anatomy and neurophysiology
- speech and language development, linguistics and phonetics, motor speech, aphasia, cognition and swallowing
- current public health and justice system topics
- working with culturally and linguistically diverse populations, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and communities
- evidence-based, person-centred care.
You’ll regularly access our purpose-built training facilities and state-of-the-art simulation suites—among Australasia’s most advanced. In addition, you’ll benefit from collaborative learning with key complementary disciplines: physiotherapy and occupational therapy.
From late third year, you’ll choose one of two streams—research* or industry—and undertake a major project. Research will hone your skills in developing new knowledge; industry focuses on integrating research into practice.
Qualified speech pathologists have a wide range of career options in metropolitan and rural settings. They work in public and private hospitals, schools, community health care centres, aged care, rehabilitation centres, paediatrics, private practice, education and research.
- Biosciences for Human Health
- Communication and Swallowing Across the Lifespan
- Anatomy and Physiology for Speech and Swallowing
- Linguistics for Speech Pathology
- Speech Production and Aural Rehabilitation
- Clinical Reasoning in Professional Settings
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
DisciplinesSpeech Pathology View 15 other Bachelors in Speech Pathology in Australia
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CRICOS code: 0101680
- Selection Rank (International) 75
- International Baccalaureate (IB) 26
- Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) 18
- United Entrance Certificate (UEC) [Malaysia] 20
- General Certificate of Education (GCE) Advanced Level 7
- Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) 70%
- British Columbia Certificate of Graduation (Canada) 70%
International38500 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 38500 AUD per year during 48 months.
Commonwealth-supported place: $9,645
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