This course leads to a professional qualification to practice as a speech and language therapist. This enables the individual to work in a diverse range of settings and roles, from schools and hospitals to higher education and research.
The course is approved by the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists and the Health and Care Professions Council.What will you learn?
You will investigate a range of subjects, including biomedical sciences, psychology, linguistics, communication and research methods. You will learn how to assess and manage a range of communication and swallowing disorders. Your skills will be put into practice through a series of clinical placements throughout the course. We're one of only a few departments of our kind to run an in-house clinic. So as an MMedSci student at Sheffield, you'll benefit from specialist facilities and training.
To maximise your clinical skills, you'll go on placements in our clinic and in settings throughout Sheffield and surrounding areas.