|Field of Study:||Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
|Description:||Speech and Language Therapists (SLTs) work with people of all ages with speech, language and communication difficulties, and swallowing disorders. Our course offers you the opportunity to join this exciting profession and gain a Health and Care Professions Council approved qualification as an SLT.
This is a vibrant and stimulating course with an excellent reputation. Students are taught by a dedicated team of lecturers which includes experienced Speech and Language Therapists with a wide range of specialisms, as well as researchers whose work is known internationally. There are guest lectures from clinical specialists and service users who share their perspectives. We have long-established links with the NHS, and all of our students have the chance to gain hands-on clinical experience with a range of adult and paediatric clients. Placement opportunities are very varied, ranging from our in-house clinics to hospitals, clinics and schools. You will develop your expertise in assessing and treating a diverse range of client groups. There is also the opportunity to undertake a clinical placement in the United States.