UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Clinical Neuroscience

This course provides students with specialist training in the basic scientific principles of modern neuroscience, and in the application of these principles to the understanding of a wide variety of neurological disorders.

Entry requirements

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class UK Honours degree in an appropriate subject or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard is required.

Course modules

Modules include: Cellular and molecular mechanisms of disease; diseases of the nervous system (epilepsy, pain, tumours and infection); peripheral nerve, muscle and special senses; motor systems and disease; higher functions of the brain; research methods (critical appraisal and introduction to statistics).

Assessment methods

The programme is delivered through basic and clinical lectures, seminars and practical and interactive workshops. Lectures are supported by audio-visual aids and supplementary materials including hand-outs, reading lists and references to original papers. Assessment is through unseen and multiple-choice examination, essay, continuous assessment, library project, dissertation and oral examination.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 12,840 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 24,400 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Camden WC1E 6BT South East

Key information

ION Education Unit
Telephone number: 
020 3448 4740