University of Kent

University of Kent

Cognitive Psychology and Neuropsychology

The course brings together a range of different theoretical frameworks. Cognitive psychological, neuropsychological, neurobiological and computer science approaches combine in order to understand how the human mind/brain solves a variety of complex problems, such as recognising objects, remembering previous experiences, reading, speaking and reasoning. The programme includes lecture, workshop and seminar-based teaching, as well as an individually supervised empirical research project.

Entry requirements

A first or 2.1 in one of the core areas of cognitive psychology/neuropsychology, such as psychology, biology or computer science. Applicants with undergraduate degrees in other scientific disciplines will be considered

Assessment methods

Assessment is mainly by coursework assignment (4-6,000 word essays), examination (for the Advanced Statistics and Methodology module only), plus the dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,250 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,890 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,460 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,625 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,625 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,625 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,625 per Year 1 (England) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Canterbury Campus Canterbury CT2 7NZ South East

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