University of St Andrews
Evolutionary and Comparative Psychology (The Origins of the Mind)
A good Honours degree, minimum 2.1, in psychology from a British university, or its equivalent from an overseas institution, or applications from graduates whose initial training has been in a cognate discipline. All applicants whose 1st language is not English, require IELTS 7.0 or above, TOEFL: paper based 580-600; computer based 237-250; (dependent on course) internet-based 90-100; Cambridge CPE (Grade C), Cambridge CAE (Grade B), O Level, GCSE (Grade C).
Compulsory modules: Principal appoaches to the origins of mind; empirical approaches to the evolution of communication; the origins of human cognition; methods of data analysis in psychology. Optional modules: Evolution and development of social and technical intelligence; origins of evolution of mind reading (theory of mind); generic research and professional skills in psychology; methodologies for psychology and neuroscience. Summer: Research project (dissertation).
MSc: 9 months of coursework and a supervised 15,000-word dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (EU)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (England)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 19,400 per Year 1 (International)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 6,800 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of St Andrews||St Andrews||KY16 9AX||Scotland|
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