University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Cognitive Studies

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 free to take relevant modules in the departments of Psychology, Linguistics, Human Communication Sciences, Archaeology, Music and Computer Science. Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information.

Entry requirements

MA: You'll need a first-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.

Assessment methods

You'll learn through lectures, seminars and tutorials. 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.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2019 - 1 Years
MA Part-time September 2019 - 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

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