Bath Spa University

Bath Spa University

Principles of Applied Neuropsychology

This course examines the uses of neuropsychology in the clinical world; studying the way the brain works is crucial to psychology and the understanding of human behaviour; neuropsychology is central to the debate about the spark of individuality each human shows; this course looks at social cognition and affective neuroscience, as well as studying the emerging field of the neuropsychology of psychopathology.

Entry requirements

A good major psychology degree; it is essential that applicants have a psychology dissertation; it is not necessary to have studied undergraduate neuropsychology but it would be beneficial to show relevant experience or plans to obtain relevant experience of work in an appropriate area.

Course modules

Modules include: cognitive neuropsychology; advanced pyschopathology; advanced neuropsychology; issues in professional practice; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessments have been selected with the aim to maximise experiences that will help with further study. For example, the dissertation element must be written in the form of a paper that is ready for submission in an established journal.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,400 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,400 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,400 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 11,300 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,400 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 6,400 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 3,200 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 3,200 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 3,200 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 3,200 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 3,200 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
PgCert Full-time October 2016 - 6 months
PgCert Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,135 per Year 1 (England) 9 months
PgCert Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,135 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 9 months
PgCert Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,135 per Year 1 (Scotland) 9 months
PgCert Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,135 per Year 1 (Wales) 9 months
PgCert Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,135 per Year 1 (EU) 9 months
PgDip Full-time October 2016 - 9 months
PgDip Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,135 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 18 months
PgDip Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,135 per Year 1 (Scotland) 18 months
PgDip Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,135 per Year 1 (Wales) 18 months
PgDip Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,135 per Year 1 (EU) 18 months
PgDip Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,135 per Year 1 (England) 18 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Corsham Court Chippenham SN13 0BZ South West

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Key information

Contact: 
Course Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01225 875875