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Speech & Language Therapy - Research

Course overview
The PhD in Language Science is open to graduates with clinical and non-clinical degrees. For applicants who are not qualified speech and language therapists, this degree does not provide a qualification in speech and language therapy.

Entry requirements

Candidates should normally have a high honours standard in a relevant academic discipline at primary degree level or equivalent together with the support of an academic staff member who is approved by the College to supervise the research in terms of its nature and scope.

Additional entry requirements
Candidates may be required to submit a research proposal for consideration by the School as part of their application.


GYN63 PhD (Language Science) full-time
GYN64 PhD (Language Science) part-time

Further enquiries

Ms. Rena Lyons
T +353 91 492 918

Research areas

Areas of interest
The Discipline of Speech and Language Therapy invites applications from suitably qualified candidates on topics related to the following research themes:

Language and cognition
Language structure
Bilingualism and communication disorders

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