Course Content

Course Content

The course is delivered in modules between 5-15 credits. Students enrol in modules to the value of 60 ECTS credits per annum, over a period of two calendar years. There will be 3 semesters per calendar year. All modules will be compulsory.

Each year the curriculum will consist of a 60-credit curriculum distributed over three semesters. The academic curriculum will complement a clinical skills curriculum which will be delivered simultaneously.  In addition, students will experience a minimum of 1,000 hours of clinical placements both within the in house clinic and off site clinical placement which will be assessed as part of the clinical education for this programme.Find out more about clinical placement here.

 

Year One:

Year one of the MSc. Audiology is primarily focused on the diagnostic assessment, treatment and rehabilitation of adults who have hearing related disorders. Further details on the modules listed below can be found in our book of modules. 

 

Students take 60 credits as follows:

AU6012

Audiological Science and Rehabilitation I

10 Credits

AU6013

Audiological Science and Rehabilitation II

10 Credits

AU6014

Information Literacy and Research Strategies

5 Credits

AU6015

Medical Sciences for Hearing and Balance I

5 Credits

AU6017

Electrophysiology, Acoustics and Amplification I

5 Credits

AU6018

Psychosocial Dimensions of Deafness

5 Credits

AU6019

Human Development, Cognition and Communication Through the Lifespan

5 Credits

AU6020

Practice Education in Audiology I

15 Credits

 

Year Two:

Year two of the MSc. Audiology is primarily focused on the diagnostic assessment and management of the paediatrics population who have hearing related disorders and diagnotic assessment of all balance related dsiorders. Further details on the modules listed below can be found in our book of modules.

Students take 60 credits as follows:

AU6021

Audiological Science and Rehabilitation III

10 Credits

AU6022

Research Methods for Audiology

5 Credits

AU6023

Medical Sciences for Audiology II

5 Credits

AU6024

Electrophysiology, Acoustics and Amplification II

5 Credits

AU6025

Audiology Research Project

10 Credits

AU6026

Audiological Science and Rehabilitation IV (PBL based, mixed delivery curriculum)

10 Credits

AU6028

Practice Education in Audiology II

15 Credits

 

Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences

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