Speech Pathology

A postgraduate program

Fast facts

Course type: Postgraduate (coursework)
Availability (full-time or part-time): Full-time
Location: On campus

Courses 

Course name: Master of Speech Pathology 
Duration (full-time equivalent): 2 years
SATAC code: 2CM057
CRICOS code: 054304D

 

Overview

This is a full-time, 2 year degree. Attendance on campus is required and there is no provision for online/distance education in this degree.

The course begins with compulsory classes during Orientation Week (late February) and runs until the end of November.

This course will involve an innovative, enquiry based curriculum, incorporating a problem-based learning format. Learning experiences will be accessible both on and off campus, providing opportunities to integrate theory with clinical practice.

Students will undertake a number of clinical placements across the course which will ensure they reach the competencies required to practice in Australia and many other countries in the world. These will be offered in metropolitan Adelaide as well as rural and remote areas, including Darwin and Alice Springs with the possibility of international placements.

Graduates of the Flinders Master of Speech Pathology will be equipped to begin practice in a wide range of health and educational settings. The course will foster students' ability to respond effectively to the changing nature of professional knowledge and practice, ensuring their ability to provide quality services throughout their working life.

Accreditation of the Master of Speech Pathology

Speech Pathology Australia is the professional accrediting body for all speech pathology programs in Australian universities. The Master of Speech Pathology program is officially accredited by Speech Pathology Australia.

What will I study? 

Refer to the course rule:

Entry requirements

Applicants normally must hold at least an undergraduate degree from a recognised higher education institution, and typically have achieved a minimum of a credit average. There is no preferred undergraduate degree for admission.

All ranked applicants will be required to participate in an interview as part of the application process. Phone interviews will be available for applicants who are offshore.

International students: Entry and English language requirements

Applications

Domestic students
Mid year entry: No
Applications: SATAC
Application closing dates:

Check SATAC.

 

 

 

 

 

International students
Mid year entry: No
Applications: How to apply
Application closing dates: Open: 1 April
Close: 30 September
Later applications may be considered, subject to availability

 

Annual fees

CourseDomestic studentsInternational students
Master of Speech Pathology 

Place type: Full fee paying

2014 - $24,480

2015 - $34,100

Note: Domestic student fees are indicative only. Further information: How are these fees calculated?

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