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Acquired Communication Disorders MSc

Acquired Communication Disorders MSc

Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Communication For And With People With Disabilities Communication Studies

Course type


Course Summary

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.

Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information.

Different course options

Distance without attendance | University of Sheffield | 1 year | SEP

Study mode

Distance without attendance


1 year

Start date



Research Methods A - Core
Acquired Language Disorders - Core
Acquired Speech Disorders - Core
Dissertation/ Evaluation of Clinical Practice - Core
Developing an Evidence Base for Practice - Core
Research Methods B - Core
Methods in Clinical Linguistics - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

At least a 2:1 degree in a relevant discipline such as speech and language therapy/ pathology, linguistics, education or psychology. Overall IELTS score of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component, or equivalent.