Bachelor of Speech and Language Pathology with Honours

University of Canterbury

Subject area

Speech Pathology



4 Years

Total student fees


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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates have a theoretical and practical understanding, and introductory clinical experience in the field of communication disorders and the knowledge to begin a clinical career assisting clients as clinicians in schools and hospital settings, or pursue further study through to doctoral level. Graduates will have gained skills to provide services to children who have difficulty communicating because of problems in language development, in learning to read, with stutters or with difficulties producing speech appropriate to their age. Graduates will have gained skills to practice in medical settings providing services to those who have lost the ability to communicate or swallow effectively due to stroke, degenerative disease, brain injury or cancer.

Key Information for Students

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements

A New Zealand university entrance qualification, or equivalent.

Detailed requirements

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4 Years

Tuition Fees

Annual Total qualification
Student fees
(what you pay)
$8,265 $33,062
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
$12,373 $49,491
Total $20,638 $82,553

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Student Success


National Graduate Outcomes

Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:

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Contact details

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Free phone: 0800 827 748
Phone: (03) 369 3999

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