MSc Cognitive and Clinical Neuroscience

Anglia Ruskin University

Program Description

MSc Cognitive and Clinical Neuroscience

Anglia Ruskin University

  • Full-time - January start, 15 months. September start, 12 months.
  • Part-time - January start, 33 months. September start, 28 months.

Overview

Work alongside world leading researchers. Get hands on with our specialist facilities and gain the skills to pursue a research career in cognitive neuroscience, clinical psychology and other clinical settings.

Our psychology research has been classified as “world-leading” and “internationally excellent” in the Government’s 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF).

On our course you’ll learn how to interpret and analyse structural and functional neuroimaging (MRI and fMRI), electroencephalography (EEG) and eye-tracking data, while gaining a grounding in neuropsychological assessment for clinical and research purposes.

Lectures, seminars and practical workshops will introduce you to the current theoretical issues around clinical and cognitive neuroscience. We’ll explore brain neuro-anatomy and connectivity and how multiple converging approaches can strengthen the research process.

Your dissertation allows you to independently research an area you’re passionate about. Supported by lecturers who are prominent researchers and longstanding members of Cambridge’s world-renowned psychological research community.

Core modules

  • Imaging and Diagnostics in Cognitive Neuroscience
  • Current Theoretical Issues in Cognitive Neuroscience
  • Issues in Scientific Research
  • Quantitative Research Methods
  • Dissertation

Assessment

We’ll assess your theoretical and applied understanding using essays, portfolios, exams, computer-based processing of brain imaging data, statistical data analysis and your dissertation.

Entry requirements

  • Either 2.2 in BA or BSc Psychology with Graduate Basis for Recognition (GBR) for the British Psychology Society (BPS) OR 2.1 or above in non-accredited BA or BSc Psychology (or closely related discipline, e.g., Health Psychology, Joint honours Psychology, or Neuropsychology)
  • If English is not your first language you will be expected to demonstrate a certificated level of proficiency of at least IELTS 6.5 ( Academic level) or equivalent English Language qualification, as recognised by Anglia Ruskin University.
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated June 15, 2016
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