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BSc (Hons) Speech and Language Therapy

Leeds Beckett University
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Course UCAS code: B620
Qualification type:
  • BSc (Hons), Full-time , Duration: 3 Years
Course Summary:
Speech and language therapists (SLT) are privileged to work with people throughout their entire lifespan - from neonatal to end-of-life care. This course will enable you to qualify as an SLT in three years. As an SLT, you will provide assessments and interventions for communication impairments and difficulties with eating, drinking and swallowing. You will study a variety of subjects such as psychology, linguistics and speech pathology, and attend guest lectures from specialist clinicians and medics to expand your professional networks and to ensure your learning is current. **PLACEMENTS** We adopt a mixed placement model, which means you will undertake 'ongoing' and 'block' placements during your studies. In Year One there will be one half-day placement per week for seven weeks in both semesters. During Years Two and Three you will undertake ongoing day placements once a week in semester 1, and block placements where you will spend either five or six weeks on placement in semester 2. For the Year Three block placement, we aim to place you in a clinical area of your preference. You will be required to travel to placements independently, and they will be located across Yorkshire and the Humber. During your studies you will experience a variety of clinical areas that will enrich your learning experience and expertise.
Modules:
  • Year 1 Core Modules
    • Speech & Language Pathology 1
    • Clinical & Professional Skills 1
    • Linguistics
    • Introduction to Clinical Phonetics & Phonology
    • Lifespan Development
    • Medical Science 1
    • Research for Clinical Practice.
  • Year 2 Core Modules
    • Applied Research
    • Language & Cognition
    • Medical Science 2
    • Clinical Analysis of Speech & Voice
    • Speech & Language Pathology (Acquired & Developmental)
    • Clinical & Professional Skills 2.
  • Year 3 Core Modules
    • Speech & Language Pathology 3
    • Current Issues in Speech & Language Therapy Practice
    • Evidence for Practice
    • Clinical & Professional Practice
    • Advanced Clinical Skills
    • Eating, Drinking & Swallowing Disorders.
Application deadline details:

15 January

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Whether you’re situated at the Headingly or the City campus, you’re guaranteed an amazing experience at Beckett! From the architectural giant that is James Graham building, to the glass palace that is the Rose Bowl you can ensure that your campus will impress. Both campuses are riddled with amazing facilities from delicious cafes and food courts to authentic pubs and some of the biggest libraries you will ever see. Not to mention the tsunami of shops and restaurants situated all over the city centre and headingley, The night life is also top notch too!

Set for Year 1 for England at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for Scotland at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for Wales at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for Northern Ireland at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for EU at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for International at £10,500
After applying email the Admissions team:
Tel. 0113 812 3113
Email. [email protected]

 
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  • emilyashley14's avatar by emilyashley14 on 24th January 2019
    Picking this university was the best decision of my life. Yes it could be better organised, however those things are bearable when you have a campus as nice as this one.
  • Stale_Milk's avatar by Stale_Milk on 24th January 2019
    A real 10/10 experience. I would completely recommend moving away from home to attend university, especially in Leeds. I have gained so much independence and confidence that I would not have got from staying at home.
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