Birkbeck, University of London
Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuropsychology
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.
You take 8 modules and complete an extended critical literature review. Modules: Advanced Quantitative Methods; Cognitive, Affective, and Social Neuroscience; Development Cognitive Neuroscience; Generic Research Skills; MA Psychology Research Dissertation; Neurocases and Clinical Assessments; Neuroimaging Methods; Sensorimotor Processes and Attention; Structure and Measurement of the Human Brain .
1 examination, statistics worksheets, 1 research presentation, 6 essays or equivalent work of 2000-2500 words, 1 critical literature review of 10,000 words.
The government's new postgraduate loan scheme allows you to borrow up to £10,000 to cover the cost of your tuition fees, living costs or other study expenses - and you don't have to start repaying until 2019. ESRC funding may be available in conjunction with PhD study. Part-time students who are experiencing financial need may apply for assistance from the Birkbeck Alumni Fund Postgraduate Opportunity Bursary.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||October 2018||GBP 14,850 per Year 1 (International)||1 Years|
|MA||Full-time||October 2018||GBP 9,200 per Year 1 (Home/EU)||1 Years|
|MA||Part-time||October 2018||GBP 4,600 per Year 1 (Home/EU)||2 Years|
|MA||Part-time||October 2018||GBP 7,425 per Year 1 (International)||2 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2018||GBP 15,225 per Year 1 (International)||1 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2018||GBP 9,525 per Year 1 (Home/EU)||1 Years|
|MSc||Part-time||October 2018||GBP 7,650 per Year 1 (International)||2 Years|
|MSc||Part-time||October 2018||GBP 4,775 per Year 1 (Home/EU)||2 Years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Bloomsbury Campus||WC1E 7HX||London|
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