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Speech, Language and Communication (Advanced Studies) MSc/PGDip/PGCert

City, University of London

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Course options

  • Qualification

    MSc - Master of Science

  • Location

    Northampton Square

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

Key information

This professionally focussed master’s programme integrates theoretical and research knowledge with reflections on clinical practice, giving you a qualification that is highly regarded both professionally and academically.

Course overview

Benefits of this course

You will be encouraged to think in new ways about disorders of language, communication and swallowing through exploring and critically analysing developments in theory and clinical practice.

You will develop knowledge and skills that can be applied across different language and cultural contexts.

A mix of core and elective modules will allow you to build your professional knowledge while also pursuing your own particular areas of interest.

The flexible modular structure allows you to work to postgraduate certificate, postgraduate diploma or full master’s level.

Your studies will be underpinned by a core module in Research Methods and Applied Data Analysis, giving you essential critical, research and analytical skills for further study.


You can select to apply for one of the available exit points for this course.

Master of Science (MSc)
Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip)
Postgraduate Certificate (PGCert)

Who is this course for?

If you are a practising speech and language therapist, this programme will enable you to increase your clinical knowledge and expertise and develop the research skills necessary to progress to specialist roles or further study.

The course is also ideal if you are a graduate from a related discipline, such as psychology or linguistics, with an interest in pursuing a research career in the field of communication disorders.


On successful completion of this master’s programme, you will have the knowledge and skills to develop your career within communication and language science.

You will be ideally placed to consider progression to a range of specialist, leadership or educational roles, such as:

specialist practitioner
clinical management
academic research.

Tuition fees

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University information

City, University of London

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  • Campus address

    City, University of London, Northampton Square, City of London, EC1V 0HB, England

City is one of the most international UK universities. Students are from over 160 countries, creating a diverse, cosmopolitan university community.
City's supportive alumni network stretches across the globe. They help those thinking of moving to London and organise in-country events after graduation.
City's international student advice team give guidance on the application process, answers questions on visa and immigration issues and check visa documents.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    6th out of 20 3

    10th out of 97 2

  • Entry standards

    / Max 197
    141 67%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    90 90%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.40 88%


  • Entry standards

    / Max 190
    149 74%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    76 76%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.94 79%



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