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Speech and Language Sciences with Foundation Year BSc (Hons)

The University of Sheffield

Key Information

Course duration: 4 Years

Mode of study: Full time

Qualification: Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

Subject Ranking

Ranked 10th for Aural & Oral Sciences (View subject table)

  • Entry Standards
    Entry Standards

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    150
  • Graduate Prospects
    Graduate Prospects

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    85.0 / 100.0
  • Student Satisfaction
    Student Satisfaction

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    3.87 / 5.00

Applying

UCAS Course Code: QC19

15 January

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Entry Requirements

Qualification Detailed advice
GCE A-level This qualification is accepted but no typical grades have been provided

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Fees

Home students: £9,250 per year
EU students: £9,250 per year
Overseas students: £21,450 per year

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The Course

Summary

In this course you'll gain good preparation for careers in areas such as education, social work and research. During the course, you'll examine speech and language functions and how they're processed by the brain. You'll also look at how humans develop speech and language and how this process fails in some children, such as in autism and dyslexia. The foundation year of the programme provides people with non-standard entry qualifications a thorough and supportive academic preparation for successful degree level study in the Department of Human Communication Sciences (DHCS). It is carefully designed to build your confidence in your abilities, develop essential academic and study skills, and provide the subject specific knowledge essential for success.

Start Dates

  • 24 September 2018 at Main Site

The University of Sheffield

University League Table Ranking: 30th

The University of Sheffield is a leading Russell Group university, founded over 100 years ago. It is renowned for the excellence, impact and distinctiveness of its research-led learning and teaching; and famous for its vibrant student social life in a unique city.

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Postal Address

Lifelong Learning
The University of Sheffield
Western Bank
Sheffield
S10 2TN
ENGLAND

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