Anglia Ruskin University

Anglia Ruskin University

Cognitive and Clinical Neuroscience

The course equips the students with a comprehensive understanding of theoretical issues and methodologies employed within the field of cognitive neuroscience and neuropsychology; students learn about the relationship between mind and brain, and the strengths and limitations of the various techniques currently available to investigate this central issue in psychology (such as functional and structural neuroimaging (MRI and PET), electroencephalography (EEG), magnetoencephalography (MEG) and neuropsychological approaches).

Entry requirements

Applicants require either a 2.2 in psychology with Graduate Basis for Recognition (GBR) for the British Psychology Society (BPS), or 2.1 or above in non-accredited degree in psychology (or closely related discipline, such as health psychology, joint Honours psychology, or neuropsychology). If English is not the 1st language students are expected to demonstrate a certificated level of proficiency of at least IELTS 6.5 (academic level) or equivalent English language qualification, as recognised by Anglia Ruskin University.

Course modules

Modules include: Imaging and diagnostics in cognitive neuroscience; current theoretical issues in cognitive neuroscience; issues in scientific research; quantitative research methods; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Essays, portfolios, exams, computer-based processing of brain imaging data, statistical data analysis and a final dissertation module worth a third of the total course assessment.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,100 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,100 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,700 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,050 per Year 1 (England) 28 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,050 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 28 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,050 per Year 1 (Scotland) 28 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,050 per Year 1 (Wales) 28 months
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 6,100 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 11,700 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 6,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 6,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time January 2017 GBP 6,100 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 3,050 per Year 1 (England) 28 months
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 3,050 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 28 months
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 3,050 per Year 1 (Scotland) 28 months
MSc Part-time January 2017 GBP 3,050 per Year 1 (Wales) 28 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cambridge Campus Cambridge CB1 1PT East of England

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