Goldsmiths, University of London

Course Introduction

Open to international students only, our BSc Psychology with Cognitive Neuroscience (with International Foundation Year) is suitable for you if your academic qualifications do not yet meet our entrance requirements for an undergraduate degree. This four'year course includes a foundation year (Year Zero), followed by a further three years of undergraduate study. International students who are admitted to this programme will normally be eligible for a four'year CAS and student visa. This will last the duration of the degree. Our English language and academic skills modules supplement your academic subjects.This degree offers a scientific approach to the study of human behaviour, with an emphasis on neuroscience explanations of human behaviour and neuroscience methods. It will develop your understanding of the processes that influence people. You'll be taught by experts in their field, and will have the opportunity to get involved in the world'class research taking place in the department. We have excellent specialist and general'purpose research laboratories, including EEG suites and brain stimulation (TMS and tDCS/tACS) labs for brain research, an infant lab, and an eyetracker lab. You'll participate in our innovative mentoring scheme, which involves meeting regularly with a member of academic staff who'll help your psychological thinking as well as your study, research and employability skills. You'll be trained in the design of experiments, hands'on neuroscience lab skills, statistics and the use of psychology'relevant experiment software for data and statistical analysis. You can take advantage of our well'established links with employers of psychology graduates, and our programme of career development for students at all levels. The degree is accredited by the British Psychological Society as conferring eligibility for Graduate Membership of the Society and Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership, which is the first step towards becoming a Chartered Psychologist.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
4 years
Full Time Including Foundation Year
BSc (Hons)

Qualifications required:

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