School of Education, Communication and Language Sciences

Clinical Experience

Clinical Experience

As a SLT student you will benefit from excellent facilities, including newly refurbished in-house campus clinics.

The clinics are a strength of the programmes with all students having the opportunity to work in the Children’s Speech and Language Clinic and the Tavistock Aphasia Centre.

This ensures vital, early experience with both children and adults with speech, language and communication difficulties. In these placements, students often work in pairs and small groups, facilitating peer support. Clinics are equipped with the latest recording technology to maximise learning.

There is close integration of academic and clinical teaching, with clinically qualified members of academic staff involved in the supervision of students within the clinics. Students continue their clinical learning on External Clinical Placements.

Facilities include: