Taught course

Augmentative and Alternative Communications

Institution
University of Dundee · School of Social Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

You should hold, or expect to hold, a first or second class honours degree in Psychology, Computing or Engineering, or have relevant experience in the health sectors.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) refers to strategies and techniques used by individuals who experience difficulties with communication because they have little or no functional speech. AAC can augment speech or it can provide a replacement for spoken communication. In addition, AAC can also support the development of language and natural speech.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Lynne Duncan
Email
l.g.duncan@dundee.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1382 384629