Birkbeck, University of London

Course Introduction

This specialist Master's degree brings together some of the world's leading researchers in the field of cognitive neuroscience and neuropsychology from centres such as the Centre for Brain and Cognitive Development, the Brain and Behaviour Lab and the Birkbeck/UCL Centre for Neuroimaging.

You will examine how theories of cognitive function can be informed by evidence from converging neuroimaging methods, such as functional and structural magnetic resonance imaging, electrophysiology and transcranial magnetic stimulation, as well as from neuropsychological, patient'based techniques.

Course Modules

You take 8 modules and complete a research project.

Modules:

Advanced Quantitative Methods;

Cognitive, Affective, and Social Neuroscience;

Development Cognitive Neuroscience;

Generic Research Skills;

MSc Psychology Research Dissertation;

Neurocases and Clinical Assessments;

Neuroimaging Methods;

Sensorimotor Processes and Attention;

Structure and Measurement of the Human Brain .

Start Date:

10/2018

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
2 years
Part Time
MA £4,600 Home Fees
2 years
Part Time
MA £7,425 Overseas Fees
1 year
Full Time
MA £9,200 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
MA £14,850 Overseas Fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc £4,775 Home Fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc £7,650 Overseas Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £9,525 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £15,225 Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • Undergraduate degree (2.1 Honours or above) in psychology, neuroscience or a relevant discipline. If English is not your first language or you have not previously studied in English, the requirement for this programme is the equivalent of an International English Language Testing System (IELTS Academic Test) score of 7.0, with not less than 6.5 in each of the sub-tests and at least 7.0 in writing.