UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

The course develops an understanding of the cognitive sciences and neurosciences, and how mechanisms operating at the molecular, cell, network and system level affect normal brain function; they gain a working knowledge of modern methods for scientific and clinical investigation of the human nervous system, along with exposure to leading'edge research.

Course Modules

Modules include: Clinical neuroscience; neuroscience; neuroscience, language and communication; speech and hearing sciences; philosophy; theoretical neuroscience; cognitive and decision sciences; cognitive neuroscience; linguistics; advanced neuroimaging; developmental neuroscience and psychopathology.

Course Additional Entry

A minimum of a 2nd Class UK Honours degree in neuroscience or related biological science (e.g. physiology, psychology, biochemistry); or a medical degree from a UK university, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. If you have not studied basic cellular neuroscience in your undergraduate degree, you will be required to do an introductory course or take a pre'qualifying or conversion course during the 1st year of studies. Applicants must be able to follow a postgraduate curriculum in both the French and English languages as the programme involves a year of study in London and a year of study in Paris.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 years
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £24,400  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £12,840  Academic year. First year home fees