UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

There is increasing international demand for high'quality research training on mental processes in the healthy and diseased human brain. This new MRes brings together some of the world's leading researchers in cognitive neuroscience and cognitive neuropsychology, offering students an ideal environment to prepare for independent research careers in this fast developing field.

Course Modules

Core modules: key skills module: generic research skills ' statistics; key skills module: communication skills in cognitive neuroscience. Options group 1: structure and function of the brain; methods in cognitive neuroscience i: lesion approaches; methods in cognitive neuroscience ii: neuroimaging; designing and analysing fmri experiments. Group 2: current issues in cognitive neuroscience i: fundamental processes; current issues in cognitive neuroscience ii: elaborative and adaptive processes; current issues in cognitive neuroscience iii: translational research.

Course Additional Entry

Normally a minimum of an upper 2nd Class Honours degree from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MRes £24,400  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MRes £10,130  Academic year. First year home fees