Bachelor of Speech Pathology (IHCAP)

Bachelor of Speech Pathology (IHCAP)

The Indigenous Health Careers Access Program (IHCAP) is designed to increase Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander student success in pursuing a health career. This program is the only one of its kind in Australia and provides a free one-month orientation course where you will complete the subject English for Academic Purposes.

IHCAP then continues to provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to better cope with the demands of university study.

Speech pathologists work with people of all ages who have difficulties communicating or swallowing. Speech pathologists work in the areas of language, speech, swallowing, voice, fluency, and multi-modal communication to improve the quality of life of their clients.

The Bachelor of Speech Pathology (IHCAP) requires you to complete 102 credit points. This will take 5 years if you study full time.

To view your course structure and plan your subjects, refer to the Course and Subject Handbook.

Contact your Divisional Enrolment Team if you are studying part time or have applied for credit for previous study - your study plan will be different.