University of Edinburgh
This course explores natural language, speech technology, robotics and learning, neural computation and philosophy of the mind; students gain a thorough grounding in neural computation, formal logic, computational and theoretical linguistics, cognitive psychology, and natural language processing.
The minimum entry requirement is a UK 2.1 degree, or its international equivalent, in informatics, artificial intelligence, cognitive science, computer science, electrical engineering, linguistics, mathematics, philosophy, physics or psychology, plus experience in computer programming; applicants whose 1st language is not English require: IELTS 6.5 (with at least 6.0 in each module); TOEFL internet-based test 92 (with at least 20 in each module); PTE 61 (with at least 56 in each of the communicative skills sections); or CPE grade C or CAE grade B.
Core modules include: informatics research review; informatics research proposal; introduction to java programming; dissertation. Optional modules include: advanced natural language processing; advanced vision; automated reasoning; computational cognitive neuroscience; human-computer interaction; machine learning and pattern recognition; natural language generation; neural computation; text technologies; bioinformatics; information theory; topics in cognitive modelling.
SAAS for Scottish/EU students; ESRC for UK students, competitive bidding.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 9,650 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 22,950 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 3,220 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 7,650 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Edinburgh||Edinburgh||EH8 9JU||Scotland|
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