University of Reading

University of Reading

Cognitive Neuroscience

* Trains you for further research and study * Receive training in neurobiological and psychological aspects of cognitive neuroscience * Develop analytical and critical-thinking skills * Have the chance to get involved with research from the Centre for Integrative Neuroscience and Neurodynamics * Use facilities including brain imaging systems, and eye-tracking, psychophysiology, nutritional testing, and virtual reality and haptic laboratories Psychology at Reading Our programmes enable you to complement your postgraduate study of psychology through a number of NHS-partnered clinics, professional training centres and research placements in neuroscience, developmental psychopathology and clinical research. The Centre for Integrative Neuroscience and Neurodynamics provides access to state-of-the art technology and expertise in cognitive and computational neuroscience. We also have facilities for experimental and observational research, including a number of specialist laboratories. These include virtual reality, ageing, infant vision, infant language, auditory perception, body kinematics, psychophysiology, transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) and electroencephalogram (EEG). We provide excellence in research training for both specialist and transferable skills. Our degrees take a modern approach to the practice of psychology, and you take mandatory modules in a range of analytics methods. You will benefit from the many collaborative ventures of staff and from their involvement with national and international research projects, professional societies and funding bodies, as well as opportunities to participate in academic dissemination, such as conferences and scientific journals.

Course modules

* Research methods and transferrable skills in psychology * Data collection & Analysis 1 & 2 * Empirical project * fMRI data analysis * Methods in neuroscience

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2018 GBP 18,300 per Whole course (International) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2018 GBP 8,200 per Whole course (Home/EU) 12 Months
MSc Part-time September 2018 - 24 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Reading RG6 6UR South East

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