Communication Sciences & Disorders

About Communication Sciences and Disorders

Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists work with people who have difficulty hearing, speaking and swallowing. The Division of Communication Sciences and Disorders at UCT is committed to excellence in research and in educating future professionals in the field.

The Division of Communication Sciences and Disorders has an active research programme which includes a strong presence in local research as well as publishing and presenting on the international stage. Visit our research page for a list of our research interests and publications.


  • The division of communication and sciences disorders is committed to person centered care in their teaching and has partnered with international leading institute to foster collaborative work on person centredness.