Melbourne Speech Pathology applications for 2016 are open!
Melbourne Speech Pathology School applications are now open for 2016 intake via OzTREKK!
Master of Speech Pathology
The Master of Speech Pathology program is designed to provide comprehensive training in all aspects of speech pathology and to produce graduates who are ready to enter the profession. The first year of the course provides the scientific background in anatomy and physiology, auditory and acoustic phonetics, linguistics, speech and language disorders, clinical practice and processes. The second year builds on the specialized knowledge acquired in first year, develops clinical skills and introduces students to research methods in the field.
Program: Master of Speech Pathology
Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Semester intake: February
Duration: 2 years
Application deadline: October 31, 2015
The University of Melbourne Selection Committee will consider applications from individuals with a science, biomedical science, health-related or other relevant degree that is equivalent to a three-year bachelor’s degree from an Australian university. The selection process will involve consideration of the following:
- the applicant’s complete academic record, with emphasis on the final year/s of the undergraduate degree
- any postgraduate study
- the relevance of previous studies to the fields of audiology or speech pathology
- the applicant’s personal statement
You should also include your Grade 12 results if you have them. The Selection Committee may also request an interview or contact the applicant’s referees to assess the applicant’s suitability for a clinical career. Entry into this program is highly competitive and selection is made by a ranking process. It is recommended that applicants have a 75% cumulative average or above.