Speech and Language Therapy at Newcastle University - UCAS

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Course summary

This degree equips you with the specialist knowledge and skills needed to become a Speech and Language Therapist (SLT). Newcastle was the first university in the UK to offer a degree in Speech and Language Therapy and our Speech courses are highly rated in league tables. We use case-based teaching and high levels of clinical work to prepare you for your future career. This includes experience in our in-house campus clinics and placements in the community.

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Applicants whose first language is not English require a minimum score of IELTS 8.0 or equivalent with 7.5 in all four elements.

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)

Students undertaking the Speech and Language Sciences degree have unsupervised contact with children or vulnerable adults. The School of Education, Communication and Language Sciences must therefore ensure that students undergo a Disclosure and Barring Services (DBS) enhanced check to ensure they are ‘fit to practise’. The School of Education, Communication and Language Sciences reserves the right to discontinue the studies of any student for whom an unsatisfactory DBS disclosure is received The School understands that the Independent Safeguarding Scheme has been halted and is currently under review by the government; this situation may change. For further information visit: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/disclosure-and-barring-service

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English language requirements

For those students who do not come from a majority English-Speaking country, IELTS 8 with 7.5 in all elements is required.

Student Outcomes

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Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

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Additional fee information

Our fees for 2023-24 are not yet confirmed.
Speech and Language Therapy at Newcastle University - UCAS