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Speech, Language and Communication Needs in Schools (Advanced Practice) MSc

Speech, Language and Communication Needs in Schools (Advanced Practice) MSc

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Speech Therapy Special Education Learning Issues Literacy / Special Needs Teaching

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This course is suitable for school-based professionals who provide support for children with speech, language and communication needs. You will gain high-level knowledge and analytical skills, along with the opportunity to share your professional experience and perspectives, while accessing current research in your field. Participating in this programme will help you raise your profile as a specialist and leader in speech, language and communication needs in the school setting.

The Speech, Language & Communication Needs in Schools: Advanced Practice MSc will help you: Understand and critically reflect on research and professional practice across both education and health; develop high-level knowledge of educational contexts and children’s language, social, emotional and behavioural development and needs; enhance your understanding of research methods and research skills; complete a research project in a chosen area under expert supervision; enjoy stimulation and fresh thinking in a community of fellow students, practitioners and research experts; increase your credentials as a specialist and leader in your field; improve prospects for higher-grade specialist and managerial posts.

As an MSc graduate, this qualification will raise your profile as a specialist and leader in speech, language and communication needs in the school setting. It is an advantage for teachers and clinicians seeking higher-grade specialist and managerial posts. Graduates are also eligible to apply for a research degree (MPhil/PhD) and some research posts.

Different course options

Full time | Northampton Square | 1 year | SEP-19

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP-19

Modules

Foundation of research methods and applied data analysis (15 Credits) - Core
Concepts and contexts of special and inclusive education (30 Credits) - Core
Social, Emotional and Behavioural Development (30 Credits) - Core
Language Learning and Development (15 Credits) - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£9,250

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£16,500

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need to have a first or second class UK honours degree or equivalent qualification and either: a professional qualification in teaching or Speech and Language Therapy or at least two years' experience in an educational setting working with children with speech, language and communication needs.

University information

City, University of London is a leading international university and the only university in London to be both committed to academic excellence and focused on business and the professions. City, University of London has been using education, research and enterprise to transform the lives of their students, their community and the world for over a hundred years. The University is divided into five different Schools: Cass Business...more