Masters of Speech and Language Pathology Macquarie University

3.0 out of 5 from 1 review
Masters Degree
2 Years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

Speech pathologists work with individuals across the lifespan. They have a particular focus on helping children aged 0 5 who have developmental speech and language difficulties; provide specialist support to school-aged children and adolescents with language, learning, and reading difficulties; implement rehabilitation programs with adults who have had a brain injury; support children and adults with complex medical, developmental and acquired conditions such as autism, cleft palate and dementia with their communication and swallowing; and work with a variety of professionals in optimising their voice and vocal skills. This course will prepare you for a rewarding career in speech pathology, in which you will have opportunities to implement tailored services with individuals who have developmental and acquired communication and swallowing disabilities, and effect potentially life-changing outcomes.

Job prospects within Australia are excellent, you will be qualified to practice as a speech pathologist in a variety of settings including schools, hospitals,...

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Additional Information

You'll have the opportunity to study within the state-of-the-art Macquarie University Speech and Hearing Clinic alongside industry experts.

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February 2018
Year completed 2017

The practical experiences and the support from staff are the positive aspects. The negative aspects are the I think unnecessarily high workload and the poor standard of some of the lecturing staff.

My advice to future students is: Talk to other students and staff about the course so that you are aware of the high workload ...

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