Master in Cognitive Neuroscience and Clinical Neuropsychology

General

Program Description

Course structure

Programme units: Advanced Social Psychology and Social Neuroscience; Affective Neuroscience and Psychopathology; Clinical Neuropsychology; Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience; Neuroanatomy; Neurolinguistics and Aphasiology; Neurology; New concepts in Cognitive Psychology; New trends in Neuroscience; Principles of Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging Techniques; Psychiatry and Psychopharmacology.

Laboratories: Clinical Neuropsychology assessment; Computational Neuroscience; Electroencephalography recording and analysing; Forensic Neuroscience; Kinematical recordings of movement; Non-invasive brain stimulation; Psychophysiological assessment; fNIRS laboratory

Career opportunities

Graduates pursue professional training and career in Clinical Neuropsychology or related disciplines, having employment opportunities especially within the emerging fields: e.g. computational neuroscience, neuroergonomy, brain stimulation, brain interface. The programme represents a great starting point for PhD studies, particularly in Cognitive and Clinical Neuroscience.

Entry requirements

A minimum three-year undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in Psychology is required, with proven skills in General psychology, Psychobiology and physiological psychology, Psychometrics and Clinical psychology

Language requirements

English B2 level (CEFR) or equivalent certificate. The accepted certificate are listed on the dedicated Call for applications.
Native English speakers or students who have attended an English-taught Bachelor’s degree programme or an upper secondary school in English do NOT need to submit any language certificate.

Last updated Jan 2020

About the School

The University of Padova is one of Europe’s oldest and most prestigious seats of learning; it is a multi-disciplinary university that aims to provide its students with both professional training and a ... Read More

The University of Padova is one of Europe’s oldest and most prestigious seats of learning; it is a multi-disciplinary university that aims to provide its students with both professional training and a solid cultural background. A qualification from the University of Padova is a symbol of having achieved an ambitious objective, one that is recognised and coveted by both students and employers alike. Read less