Speech and Language Sciences
Work Experience Double Major
Interested in how language is learned or how experts evaluate and treat language disorders? Our program will allow you to develop an understanding of speech and language sciences and to appreciate the extraordinary work happening in the field right now.
This new program provides students with an in-depth knowledge of the field of linguistics and its relation to speech and language sciences and language disorders. The program also functions as a pre-professional preparatory program for students who intend to pursue graduate work in speech-language pathology or audiology. Our program is just the third of its kind offered in Canada.
We offer a comprehensive and engaging program of study with an emphasis on the field of speech-language pathology, diagnosis and treatment of speech and language and communication disorders and the development of skills and methods necessary to analyze speech and linguistic data.
Develop skills that are crucial to understanding and evaluating research findings in the area of speech and language sciences through work placements and internships.
Many students of Speech and Language Sciences go on to profession certification and/or graduate work. Some career options include:
Speech & Language Pathologist
Communication Disorders Assistant