A candidate must be in possession of an applicable four-year professional bachelor’s degree or an equivalent qualification.
Also consult General Regulations.
Other programme-specific information
Refer to the study guide available on request from the Centre for Augmentative and Alternative Communication for information on the subdivisions of specific modules.
Examinations and pass requirements
(i) A minimum of 50% is required to pass in a module, and all modules must be passed before the degree will be conferred.
(ii) The nature and frequency of examinations will be determined by the head of department in conjunction with the programme supervisor.
Second examinations or regrouping of work assignments will take place within two weeks or a month after conclusion of the examination in which the student failed.
Promotion to next study year
A student must pass the first year of study for admission to the second year of study. Participation as described in the study guide is a requirement for promotion to the second year of study.
Pass with distinction
The degree is conferred with distinction on a student who has obtained an average of at least 75% in all the modules.