Postgraduate Diploma in Speech and Language Therapy

Massey University

Subject area

Speech Pathology

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Entry requirements

Bachelor of Speech and Language Therapy and a Postgraduate Certificate in Speech and Language Therapy, or a Bachelor of Speech and Language Therapy (Honours); or equivalent. One year of clinical experience; selection.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will be able to extend knowledge through intellectual independence, analytic rigour and critical evaluation. They will be able to master theoretical issues and research methods, critically analyse and apply knowledge; understand research methods and prepare research proposals, critically read and appraise research. They will know theories of communication and related disorders; and know methodological and theoretical issues that relate to cultural and linguistic diversity.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Rehabilitation Therapies at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 627 739
Phone: (06) 356 9099
Fax: (06) 350 2263

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