MSc Advanced Audiology Studies (Paediatric Pathway) / Overview

Year of entry: 2020

Degree awarded
Master of Science
Duration
MSc 1yr FT, 2yr PT; PGDip 9m FT, 18m PT
Entry requirements
We require a recognised professional audiology qualification and a relevant honours first degree (Upper Second or above, or equivalent) from an approved higher education institution or evidence of previous advanced study, research or professional experience that the University accepts as qualifying the applicant for entry.

Part-time students seconded from employment to undertake this course must have the written support of their employer to attend and to complete any necessary practice requirements.

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants
40 places
How to apply
Self-funding applicants or those not eligible for SLA funding must apply via our online application form .

To apply for this course please select Audiology MSc on the application form. The units you select once you are enrolled will ensure you are on the paediatric pathway and receive an MSc in Audiology (Paediatric) on successful completion.

Applicants eligible for SLA funding should discuss their application with their line manager.

We recommend that you apply as early as possible. We reserve the right to close applications if the course is full. 

Course options

Full-time Part-time Full-time distance learning Part-time distance learning
MSc Y Y N N
PGDip Y Y N N

Course overview

  • Study on a blended learning course that involves online, face-to-face, independent and enquiry-based learning.
  • Prepare for advanced audiology roles in paediatrics, clinical management, clinical practice, teaching and research if you are already a practising audiologist.
  • Learn from internationally recognised experts at the Manchester Centre for Audiology and Deafness (ManCAD).
  • Study a combination of units specific to paediatric audiology and those shared with students from other health professions for inter-professional learning.

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Policy on additional costs

All students should normally be able to complete their programme of study without incurring additional study costs over and above the tuition fee for that programme. Any unavoidable additional compulsory costs totalling more than 1% of the annual home undergraduate fee per annum, regardless of whether the programme in question is undergraduate or postgraduate taught, will be made clear to you at the point of application. Further information can be found in the University's Policy on additional costs incurred by students on undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes (PDF document, 91KB).

Scholarships/sponsorships

Alumni Bursary

The Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health offers an alumni bursary of a 10% reduction towards tuition fees for successful applicants who are recent University of Manchester graduates and who are commencing one of our postgraduate taught master's programmes in 2020.

The bursary is available to students or alumni who:

  • have graduated since 2015;
  • are registered for an MSc, PGDip or PGCert course at Manchester;
  • hold a first class or 2:1 honours degree;
  • have home or overseas fee status;
  • are applying for full- or part-time study;
  • are self-funded and not in receipt of any other funding support.

The bursary will be applied as a fee reduction automatically for those students and alumni who meet the alumni bursary criteria so there is no application process.

Manchester Master's Bursary

The University also has a number of bursaries aimed at removing barriers to master's study for students. Find out more on the Manchester Master's Bursary page.

Contact details

School/Faculty
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health
Telephone
+44 (0)161 306 7601
Email
Website
https://www.bmh.manchester.ac.uk/speech-hearing/
School/Faculty
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health

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