Master of Audiology

University of Auckland
Auckland, New Zealand
Qualification
Master's Degree
Study mode
Full-time
Duration
2 years
Intakes
March
Total tuition fee (local)
USD 12,186
Total tuition fee (foreign)
USD 55,977

About this course

This is a research-based programme that is recognised by the New Zealand Audiological Society (NZAS). Students can use facilities such as the University's Hearing and Tinnitus Clinic and The Oticon Foundation Hearing Education Centre, which provide opportunities for clinical training and continuing education for practising audiologists.

Entry Requirements

Minimum requirements listed here are the likely grades required and do not guarantee entry. The university assesses each application individually and applicants may require a higher grade to be offered a place.

University of Auckland

Completed a Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science or a Bachelor of Science (Honours) (Research 240 points) and passed at Stage III either:

  • At least 45 points in Physiology with an average GPA of 5.0 or higher, and at least 15 points in Psychology, or
  • At least 45 points in Psychology with an average GPA of 5.0 or higher, and at least 15 points in Physiology

Another tertiary institution

Completed an undergraduate degree in arts or science (Research 240 points) at a recognised university (or similar institution) with a GPE of 5.0 or higher. You will need to have passed either:

  • Approximately 40% of your advanced-level courses in physiology with a GPE of 5.0 or higher, and at least one advanced-level course in psychology, or
  • Approximately 40% of your advanced-level courses in psychology with a GPE of 5.0 or higher, and at least one advanced-level course in physiology

Additional requirements

  • Passed at least 15 points with a GPA/GPE of 5.0 or higher in Chemistry, Biology or Zoology, Physics or Acoustics
  • Provide a brief statement about your reasons for wishing to take this programme and a confidential letter of support from an academic referee

English language requirements

  • IELTS Academic Score: 7.5 with no bands less than 7.0

Curriculum

This is a 240 point research-based programme that consists of two parts:

Part I

  • Core courses in auditory neuroscience, diagnostic audiology, clinical otolaryngology and hearing aids for the impaired (120 points)

Part II

  • Clinical practicum with emphasis on paediatric audiology (30 points)
  • Completion of a thesis (90 points)

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