This flexible and innovative degree provides a fundamental understanding of how human communication develops, how it works and how it can break down. Students gain a knowledge and understanding of subjects including speech and hearing sciences, linguistics, and psychology and their application to normal and impaired human communication. It is a unique course which is academically challenging with a strong focus on an understanding and application of research. The BSc Speech and Language Science degree is designed for students who are looking for a rewarding career in the communications and related industries. The course equips students with the skills and knowledge to enter a range of professions, recent graduates have gone on to careers in speech and language therapy and audiology, social work, the law, PR, advertising and marketing, teaching and HR and future study or research.