Speech & Language Therapy

University College Cork

 

Course Name Speech & Language Therapy
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CK705
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Duration 4 years
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements

Expand+H4 in a Laboratory Science subject (Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Physics with Chemistry and Agricultural Science) and a H4 in a language other than English. Minimum grade O6/H7 in four other subjects. Subjects must include Irish, English and Maths.
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Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

Expand+To compete for a place as a school leaver, an applicant must satisfy the minimum entry requirements as well as any specific programme requirements, and then compete on the basis of the results obtained in their school leaving examinations.

Applic...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP

Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28

LCVP can be counted for points scoring purposes only and cannot be counted as one of the six subjects to satisfy minimum entry requirements.
Mature Applicants

Expand+MATURE STUDENT APPLICANTS
To be eligible to compete for a place as a mature student, you must be 23 years of age on or before 1 January 2021 and apply via www.cao.ie by 1 February. Please check out the CAO website for more information on the applic...

Alternative Entry For information on alternative entry go to: https://www.ucc.ie/en/study/undergrad/how/
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Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Recognition of Prior Learning RPL Web Page - Click Here
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CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Entry 2021

Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2021 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2021 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2021 CA...

Course Content

Expand+Course Outline
The BSc Speech and Language Therapy provides the knowledge, skills and confidence for a career that will improve the lives of children and adults with communication disorders or swallowing difficulties. Over the four years of the cour...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Year 1 Modules:
AN1061 Anatomy of Speech and Hearing (5 credits)
PL1025 Fundamentals of Physiology (5 credits)
SL1004 Communication, Learning and Behaviour across the Lifespan (5 credits)
SL1005 Preparation for Academic and Professional Learning...

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Assessment Method

Expand+Written exams will take place before Christmas and in May. Not all modules will have formal examinations. Many modules use other types of asessment and on the Speech and Language Therapy Programme you are assessed throughout the year in a variety o...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Skills and Careers Information
If you are a person who likes to help others, and you are interested in a career in understanding how difficulties with speech, language and swallowing impact on people’s lives, then the course in Speech and Language...

Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Anne Mallon
a.mallon@ucc.ie
+353 (0)21 490 1570
http://www.ucc.ie/en/speech/
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
 
Points History
Year Points
2020 520
2019 511
2018 518