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University of Canberra Speech Pathology Program Graduate Entry

KOM Consultants is the official Canadian representative for the University of Canberra in Australia. Canadian applications to the University of Canberra’s Postgraduate Entry Master of Speech Pathology program are submitted directly through KOM Consultants at 1-877-318-8203 or info@komconsultants.com.

Overview

University of Canberra Master of Speech Language Pathology Overview

Australia wide speech pathologists are in high demand. In just two years you could be on your way to assisting people to achieve their highest quality of life at work, home and socially; irrespective of age, disability or illness.  Canberra’s newly developed program is geared to providing you with the skills necessary to deliver quality speech pathology services.  A unique aspect of Canberra’s program is the inclusion of a foundation in business skills as many speech pathologists may elect to operate their own practice.

Study a Master of Speech Pathology at UC and you will:

  • integrate and critically evaluate information required to deliver speech pathology practices
  • apply entry-level competency based skills to deliver speech pathology practices
  • interpret and communicate professional knowledge and skills in the delivery of speech pathology practices
  • critique, synthesise and apply evidence from research and science to inform speech pathology practices
  • use advanced cognitive skills and abilities to understand and contextualise the inter-professional nature of the health profession, and its diverse cultural and social settings.

Canberra Speech Pathology School

Entry Requirements

Bachelor degree or equivalent, with a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 75%.  As this program is newly opened to International Students, Canberra is still working through the application process and requirements.  This page will be updated with information as it becomes available.

Clinical Work Experience

As part of the recent development of the UC Health Precinct and the UC Public Hospital you will have access to the latest clinical learning placements to complement your theoretical unit. You will complete around 40 weeks of placements.  Clinical placements will be available both locally and at regional centres.  This approach is both innovative and offers the potential to work with current partners to strengthen current opportunities and develop other future partnerships.

Professional Recognition

Professional Recognition in Canada

As this is a new program, Canberra is currently seeking accreditation by Speech Pathology Australia (SPA).  Once this has been secured, students will be able to register and work as a Speech Pathologist in Australia and Canada.

It is critical students understand the requirements needed to complete this process before licensing will be granted. KOM Consultants understand the process and requirements needed to enter the Speech Pathology/Therapy profession in Canada.

Contact KOM Consultants for more information

All students applying directly through KOM Consultants will be supported with the latest information on the accreditation process.

Current News


University of Canberra Speech Pathology Graduate Entry latest news

University Of Canberra Rises To World’s Top 40 Young Universities


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The University of Canberra has continued to rise to sit at number 34 in the 2019 Times Higher Education (THE) Young University Rankings.

The rankings list the world’s best universities aged 50 years or under, and the latest results cement the University of Canberra’s place among the world’s top 40 young universities.

Vice-Chancellor and President, Professor Deep Saini, said the ranking was welcome news.

“We are delighted with the latest results from the THE Young University rankings. …

Students Begin Classes Placements At University Of Canberra Hospital


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The new University of Canberra Hospital (UCH) has welcomed its first students undertaking placements through the dedicated Clinical Education and Research Centre (CERC).

The CERC, a collaboration between ACT Health and the University of Canberra, is an innovative teaching facility that allows for valuable practical training and greater teaching and research opportunities between the two organisations.

Students studying a variety of health-related degrees at the University of Canberra began classes and placements at the new hospital earlier this month. …

University Of Canberra Soars In Young Universities Ranking


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The University of Canberra has cemented its place among the world’s top 100 young universities according to new rankings.

The University has soared to number 58 in the prestigious 2018 Times Higher Education (THE) Young University Rankings.

The ranking, which lists the best universities under 50 years of age, saw the University of Canberra climb 33 places after being named at number 91 last year.

Vice-Chancellor and President Professor Deep Saini said the ranking was terrific news. …

University Of Canberra Researcher Named Recipient Of Humanities Award


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The University of Canberra’s Dr Ana Tanasoca is the joint recipient of the 2018 Max Crawford Medal, Australia’s most prestigious award for early-career researchers in the humanities.

Dr Tanasoca, a postdoctoral research fellow at the University’s Centre for Deliberative Democracy and Global Governance, has been recognised for her work around the ethical and political problems that accompany dual citizenship and questions of multiple citizenship.

Dr Tanasoca’s research is captured in a new book,  …

University Of Canberra Hospital A Step Closer To Operation


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The community in Canberra and surrounding region is a step closer to accessing University of Canberra’s newest purpose-built public hospital with construction of the facility on the University’s Bruce campus now complete.

The hospital, which will open its doors in July, will provide great opportunities of learning and research for the University’s students and staff.

To mark the completion of the construction phase, Minister for Health and Wellbeing Meegan Fitzharris and other stakeholders toured the facility which will officially be known as University of Canberra Hospital: Specialist Centre for Rehabilitation, …


ABOUT THE PROGRAM
Award Title:Master of Speech Pathology
Length of Program:2 years
Next Intake:February 2021
Interview:No
Application Deadline:December 1st 2020
Annual Tuition Fees:Contact KOM Consultants for latest tuition fees 1-877-318-8203
Country:Australia