Speech & Language Therapy

University College Cork


Course Name Speech & Language Therapy
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CK705
Course Type Higher Education CAO
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 Minimum grade H4 in a laboratory science subject (Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Physics with Chemistry (joint) or Agricultural Science) and a minimum grade H4 in a language other than English. Minimum grade O6/H7 in four other subjects which must include Irish, English, another language and Mathematics.

Students are subject to Garda vetting and Fitness to Practise,
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

If you present the Irish Leaving Certificate you need to present six recognised subjects, selected according to course requirements, you must obtain a minimum grade H5 in two subjects and minimum grade O...

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

To be eligible to compete for a place as a mature student, you must be 23 years of age on or before 1 January 2022 and apply via www.cao.ie by 1 February. Please check out the CAO website for more information on the app...

Alternative Entry For information on alternative entry go to: https://www.ucc.ie/en/study/undergrad/how/
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Number of Places Approx. available places 30
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CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Entry 2022

Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2022 at 5pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2022 at 5pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2022 CAO Hand...

Course Content

Speech and Language therapists provide life-changing treatment, support and care for children and adults who have difficulties with communication, or with eating, drinking and swallowing. Communication is vit...

Subjects Taught

All modules are 5 credits unless otherwise stated.
AN1061 Anatomy of Speech & Hearing,
PL1025 Fundamentals of Physiology,
SL1004 Communication, Learning & Behaviour across the Lifespan,
SL1005 Preparation for Academic &...

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Careers or Further Progression

Our BSc Speech and Language Therapy course is designed to ensure graduates have the knowledge, skills and values to meet the demands and challenges of working within the healthcare profession. As a graduate of this course, y...

Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Anne Mallon
email: a.mallon@ucc.ie
Tel: +353 (0)21 490 1570

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Points History
Year Points
2021 568
2020 520
2019 511