Speech and Language Therapy BSc (Hons)

Queen Margaret University

Key Information

Course duration: 4 Years

Mode of study: Full time

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

Subject Ranking

Ranked 12th for Aural & Oral Sciences (View subject table)

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  • Graduate Prospects
    Graduate Prospects

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    65.0 / 100.0
  • Student Satisfaction
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    3.79 / 5.00


UCAS Course Code: B630

15 January

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Entry Requirements

Qualification Detailed advice
GCE A-level: AAB At least one of the following subjects at A-Level or equivalent; Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Psychology or Maths. English and Maths at GCSE level.
SQA Higher: AABBB At least one of the following subjects at Higher or equivalent; Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Psychology or Maths. English and Maths at National 5 or Intermediate 2.

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Home students: £9,250 per year
EU students: £1,820 per year
Overseas students: £13,500 per year

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The Course


Speech and language therapists are responsible for assessing, diagnosing and treating people of all ages who have difficulties in communicating. Speech and language therapists assess, diagnose and treat children and adults with a wide range of communication and swallowing difficulties, both developmental and acquired. The profession welcomes people from a wide range of backgrounds, but you must have excellent communication skills and an interest in applying scientific principles to the management of communication disorders. This course leads to a professional qualification as a speech and language therapist. There is a continuing demand for speech and language therapists. Many graduates work within the NHS. Recent graduates work in community clinics, hospitals and schools across the UK and abroad. Several graduates have gone on to further study or have taken up research posts.

Start Dates

  • September 2018 at Main Site

Queen Margaret University

University League Table Ranking: 75th

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