Bachelor of Speech Pathology (Honours)

University of South Australia

The Bachelor of Speech Pathology (Honours) prepares students for a career in public and private health organisations, aged care, schools and rehabilitation centres with approximately 650 hours of clinical placement. Students apply their learning during supervised clinical placement throughout the program in the UniSA Community Clinics, simulated learning settings and other professional practice settings.

Entry Requirements:

Qualify for South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE) with competitive ATAR; OR complete secondary education equivalent to SACE; complete International Baccalaureate Diploma; complete or partially complete higher education program; complete four Open Universities Australia courses at undergraduate level or above; complete an Advanced Diploma or above; qualify for special entry; complete a Foundation Studies program AND meet any pre-requisite and academic requirements


144 units.

Subjects you can Study:

Speech Pathology

Study Pathways:

Students can gain an extra qualification and broaden their career prospects by completing a Diploma in Languages.

Further information:

Students who undertake activities where interaction with the public is required for their degree must demonstrate they meet mandatory pre-placement conditional requirements. These include criminal history clearance, a Working with Children Check and immunisation requirements.


This program has qualifying status with Speech Pathology Australia. UniSA will seek full accreditation of the program prior to the first cohort of students graduating to enable graduates to be eligible for membership with Speech Pathology Australia.

Related Careers:

Campus ATAR/OP Adjusted Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
City East No info No Part time
City East No info No Full time 4 years
The University of South Australia (UniSA) is the largest university in South Australia with over 36,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students on four urban and two regional campuses. As a prominent provider of international education in the state, the university has close working links with industry, the professions, business and government and offers more professional education programs than any university in South Australia. More than 140 undergraduate and 200 coursework and research postgraduate programs in fields including law, education, nursing, physiotherapy, pharmacy, occupational therapy, podiatry, medical radiation, human movement, commerce, business, management, computer and information science, engineering, construction management, urban and regional planning, visual arts, psychology, civil aviation, journalism, and more are offered. An integral part of a UniSA student's study program includes work in clinical and field placements, assisting with industry-based projects, and working alongside people from industry and the professions.

The Graduate Careers' Council of Australia's annual survey has consistently shown UniSA graduates recording the highest success rate in the State for employment after graduation.

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