Taught course

Speech Language and Communication Needs in schools; Advanced Practice

City, University of London · School of Health Sciences

Entry requirements

Applicants should hold: 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.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

This unique course is offered jointly by City University London and University College London Institute of Education. Its distinctive focus is support for children with speech, language and communication needs in schools from the perspective of the key professions involved. If you are a speech and language therapist, teacher or school-based practitioner providing language support in a school setting, this exciting programme will deepen your knowledge and understanding of current theories, cutting-edge research and scientific evidence in the field. Completing the programme will strengthen your credentials as a specialist in this area and will provide you with a directly relevant higher degree recognised across work settings and countries.

Fees and funding

Full-time EU: £7,980 - 2015/16, Part-time EU: £3,990 - 2015/16, Full-time Non EU: £15,960 - 2015/16, Part-time Non EU: £tbc - 2015/16
Scholarships: The School of Health Sciences believes that exceptional academic and clinical performance should be recognised and rewarded. We have several scholarships available for students starting on our courses this September and January:
•City University postgraduate scholarships
•City University London Graduate Loyalty Discount
•School of Health Sciences International Excellence Scholarships (for international students only)

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions
+44 (0)20 7040 5790