University of Sheffield
An opportunity to explore this cutting-edge field, where philosophy, psychology, neuroscience, linguistics, computer science and anthropology come together to discover how the mind works. You'll be based in the Department of Philosophy but you're free to take any MA module in the departments of Archaeology, Human Communication Sciences, Linguistics and Psychology.
MA: Applicants need a 1st Class or 2.1 Honours degree. English language requirements: overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
Core modules Cognitive Studies Seminar Dissertation Other modules include Mind and Language Research Seminar Philosophy of Psychology Foundations of Cognitive Neuroscience Current Issues In Cognitive Neuroscience Evolutionary Primatology Hominid Palaeontology
Lectures and seminars. Fortnightly supervision for guided reading. You'll write a long essay for each module and a dissertation. If you're going on to a PhD you may choose to write a PhD proposal.
If you qualify, you may be able to get financial support through the University's studentships and fee waivers, and the AHRC Block Grant Partnership.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||16,800 per Year 1 (International)||12 Months|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||7,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||12 Months|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||7,000 per Year 1 (Scotland)||12 Months|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||7,000 per Year 1 (England)||12 Months|
|MA||Full-time||September 2018||7,000 per Year 1 (Wales)||12 Months|
|MA||Part-time||September 2018||-||24 Months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
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