Date of entry

September 2021


You will be taught using methods such as:

  • lectures and seminars
  • class group work
  • workshops
  • site visit
  • tutorials
  • research seminars by invited speakers
  • training and developmental opportunities (e.g. careers, CVs, presentation and interview skills)

You’ll also take part in the fortnightly meetings of the Straight Talking Group which is an expert user group of individuals using AAC. This group works with researchers to evaluate and develop AAC technology and to support the teaching activities on the course.


Most of our assessments are coursework-based and include:

  • essays
  • small seminar-style presentations
  • statistics exercises and quizzes
  • research proposals and reports
  • poster presentation
  • usability design projects
  • research dissertation

We're testing a new way of showing modules on the website

This list should give you a good idea of which modules you can take, however it may change before you begin your course, and may not show all available modules.

Core Modules

These modules are an essential part of your course.

Optional Modules

You need to choose one or more of these modules as part of your course.

Questions? Need help?

Contact our applicant enquiry team

Use our online form