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MScAcquired Communication Disorders

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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.

Some of the world’s leading researchers teach on the course. We have strong links with the NHS, special schools and specialist charities.

Four study blocks of two or three days are held throughout the year. Attendance at study blocks is normally compulsory, although you may be exempted if you are based out of the UK, or have special circumstances.

Programme structure

Core modules

Research Methods A
Research Methods B
Two optional modules
Dissertation/Evaluation of Clinical Practice

Optional modules

Students on the PGDip and MSc also take optional modules, from a range offered both within the department and across other departments in the University.


Online course material
Study block attendance with lectures, tutorials and practical workshops


All modules are assessed by written work.

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Sep 20, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States