Bachelor of Speech Pathology (Honours) University of Queensland - UQ

4.5 out of 5 from 2 reviews
Bachelor Honours Degree
Brisbane
4.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

Speech pathologists help people overcome a range of barriers affecting their communication, from speech impairments to problems with voice control, language, fluency, swallowing and eating.

Learn how to assess, diagnose, and treat a range of clients with communication disorders, such as children with delayed communication skills and adults with impairments as a result of disease or injury.

Build a strong knowledge foundation from your first year in anatomy, linguistics, psychology and research. You'll also explore the areas of speech, language, voice, fluency, hearing, and swallowing.

Graduate with a respected honours qualification, with advanced knowledge and skills that will set you apart in a competitive job market, demonstrate your leadership skills, and provide a pathway to future research or learning.
Careers

Education settings
Public and private hospitals
Community health centres and agencies
Rehabilitation units
Preschools and child care centres
Aged care /...

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Additional Information

Spend more than 600 hours on supervised placements throughout your program, building your confidence and skills as a clinician. More than 200 locat...

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Ratings

Average ratings for Bachelor of Speech Pathology (Honours) University of Queensland - UQ based on 2 reviews
Rating
4.5
Job prospects
4.0
Teachers
4.0
Course work
4.5
Time worthy
4.5
Money Worthy
4.5



Student Reviews

July 2018
Year completed 2008

Positives: Material and classes are manageable. Sufficient rest and play. Lecturers responsible and intelligent.

Negatives: None

My advice to future students is: Enjoy uni

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April 2018
Year completed 2021

Positives: Small cohort so lots of support, great intro to clinical placement from the very first semester, such amazing lecturers

Negatives: So far nothing

My advice to future students is: Just follow your gut and study hard

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