Goldsmiths, University of London

Course Introduction

This exciting MSc reflects the broad-ranging and strong neuroscience research profile of our Department, equipping you with a rigorous grounding in the theory and applications of cognitive, clinical, and developmental neuroscience. The programme provides a thorough coverage of the historical, philosophical and scientific bases of modern neuroscience. The emphasis is on scientific knowledge relating to the specialisms of clinical and cognitive neuropsychology with theoretical and some practical coverage. During the course of the MSc, students interested in gaining clinical experience will be encouraged to consider possible placements that may be available with one of the several clinical sites we collaborate with. In some cases, there may also be the possibility of carrying out research for their dissertation in these clinical settings. The programme will provide you with knowledge of theory and practical issues relevant to neuroscience and clinical psychology in the UK health services and research centres. You will have the opportunity to develop your own research project under the supervision of a member of staff and relevant external clinical/research sector staff. This programme is intended primarily for graduates in Psychology, or closely related disciplines. During the course of the MSc, students interested in gaining clinical experience will be encouraged to consider possible placements that may be available with one of the several clinical sites we collaborate with. In some cases, there may also be the possibility of carrying out research for their dissertation in these clinical settings.

Start Date:

2019-OCT-01. 2019-OCT-01.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MSc £9,040 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £9,040 European Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £16,570 Overseas Fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc £4,520 Home Fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc £4,520 European Fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc £8,285 Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • Domestic entry requirements: Students should have First or upper second-class honours degree (or equivalent undergraduate degree) in a relevant discipline. Applicants might also be considered if they aren?t a graduate or their degree is in an unrelated field, but have relevant experience and can demonstrate the ability to work at postgraduate level. A levels in Science, Computer Science or Mathematics.
  • International entry requirements: Students need to have an IELTS score of 6.5 with a 6.5 in writing and no element lower than 6.0.