Further information for students
The MSLTPrac is a competitive entry programme and applications should be made by 1 October 2019. Applications for this programme open on 1 July 2019. Please note that while Semester One starts on 2 March 2020, classes for this programme begin on 17 February 2020.
Applications will only be considered if all requirements are met and the following documents have been completed and submitted: your online application, supplementary application form and confidential letters of reference from two referees.
You can find the supplementary application form and confidential letter of reference form by visiting our Forms and guides page.
The Master of Speech-language Therapy Practice is accredited by the New Zealand Speech-language Therapists' Association. There is a Mutual Recognition of Credentials Agreement (MRA) between the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), Speech-Language & Audiology Canada (SAC), the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists (RCSLT), the Speech Pathology Association of Australia (SPA), the Irish Association of Speech and Language and the New Zealand Speech-language Therapists' Association (NZSTA). Visit the NZSTA for more information on the MRA.
More information about this programme is available by contacting:
Head of Speech Science
Dr Clare McCann
Phone: +64 9 923 5221
Academic Services Coordinator
Phone: +64 9 923 6887
Graduates of universities overseas and/or those without New Zealand citizenship or permanent resident status should also contact the International Office.
For all official programme information, including regulations about entry, enrolment, fees, examinations, and requirements for degrees, diplomas and certificates, see the University Calendar.