Speech & Language Specialist

Speech & Language Specialist

  • 50 ONLINE STUDY HOURS
  • INCLUDES VIDEO CONTENT
  • FULLY ACCREDITED BY ICOES
  • FREE PDF CERTIFICATE
  • 14 DAYS MONEY BACK GUARANTEED

$ 299

This course is designed for individuals who have an interest in exploring how literacy and language interact in the body and mind, as well as how various diagnoses and disorders can affect one’s ability to retrieve language and communicate, be it in writing, speaking, or even motor abilities.

This course is aimed at:

  • are interested in exploring new, interactive career options that make an impact on the everyday lives of people in need
  • have a desire to work in the health and/or education field
  • relate well to children, adolescents, adults, and senior citizens alike
  • have the ability to empathize with people from different cultures, backgrounds, and experiences than his or her own
  • have strong speaking, listening, reading, writing, and critical thinking skills
  • hold high standards of ethical and moral values 

COURSE MODULES

Module 1: Overview of the Speech and Language Profession
  • Job description
  • Education and training
  • Work environments
  • Responsibilities of the speech and specialist
  • Clients in need of speech and language services
  • Moral and ethical guidelines
Module 2: Literacy Development
  • Speech therapy and literacy
  • Foundations in pre-literacy in infants and toddlers
  • Early childhood language acquisition
  • Continued oral and written language development
  • Multiculturalism and bilingualism
Module 3: Speech and Language Science
  • What is speech science?
  • Anatomy and physiology of the face
  • Neuroanatomy
  • Acoustics
Module 4: Properties of speech
  • Linguistics
  • Articulation
  • Other properties of speech and language
Module 5: Speech and language disorders
  • Characteristics of speech and language disorders
  • Causes of communication disorders
  • Common speech and language disorders
Module 6: Other communication disorders
  • Attention disorders
  • Memory disorders
  • Cognitive disorders
  • Swallowing disorders

SOME GOOD REASONS

200k+ 11k New Students

Teaching 200,000 + 11,000 new students every month, from over 131 countries. As all study is completed online, you can learn anywhere, anytime that suits you.

International Accreditation

All our courses are accredited by the International Council for Online Educational Standards - www.icoes.org, which ensures the highest educational standards.

24/7 Access

Our courses can be accessed from a PC, laptop/tablet or mobile device! We offer assistance from our friendly team by email, phone and our 24/7 Help Centre.

Something For Everyone

Courses created just for you. We have a wide range of topics to choose from and with courses ranging from 30 to 160 hours there is something to suit everyone.

GET QUALIFIED IN 4 EASY STEPS

Step 1

Registration

Follow the easy registration process to enrol in your course today.

Step 2

Study

Absorb course content easily with clearly structured information, helpful illustrations and hands on video tutorials. Study anywhere, anytime that suits you within your course duration.

Step 3

Assessment

Reinforce new learning with assessment of important points at the end of each module.

Step 4

Certification

On completion, receive your certificate which confirms your achievement.

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