UCL (University College London)
Dementia (Causes, Treatments and Research in Neuroscience)
A degree in medicine or a minimum of an upper 2nd Class Honours degree from a UK university of an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard in psychology, biological sciences, biology, neuroscience, biomedical sciences, anatomy and physiology. Graduates from other scientific disciplines will be considered on an individual basis.
Core modules: clinical neuroscience of neurodegenerative diseases; current research in dementia; neurobiology of degeneration and repair; higher functions of the brain; research methods and critical appraisal; practical neuroscience of dementia. Options: advanced neuroimaging; advanced treatment and management of dementia; statistical methods in mental health; introduction to biological research in mental health; quality improvement in health care.
The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, tutorials, seminars, journal clubs, workshops, masterclasses and patient-based teaching sessions supplemented by self-directed learning. Assessment is through ongoing formative assessments, for example interactive discussions and timetabled summative assessments (including short-answer and multiple-choice unseen examinations), essays, posters, oral presentations, and a research project and a final report in the format of a journal paper.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||GBP 9,020 per Year 1 (England)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||GBP 23,020 per Year 1 (International)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||GBP 9,020 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||GBP 9,020 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||GBP 9,020 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (England)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||GBP 11,460 per Year 1 (International)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (Scotland)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||GBP 4,510 per Year 1 (Wales)||2 years|
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