University of Sussex
A 1st- or upper 2nd-Class undergraduate Honours degree in a relevant area.
Autumn term: advanced techniques in neuroscience; life sciences master of science research proposal. Spring term: current topics in neuroscience; Spring and Summer terms: life sciences master of science research project. Throughout the year, students choose additional options from advanced research methods in psychology; computational neuroscience; development of the nervous system; drug addiction and its treatment; endocrinology and disease; ethics, philosophy and methods of research; foundations of neuroscience; functional magnetic resonance imaging; genome stability, genetic diseases and cancer; intelligence in animals and machines; introduction to genes and biochemistry; linear models in statistics; mathematics and computational methods for complex systems; molecular genetics; molecular pharmacology; neuronal plasticity and gene regulation; neuronal transduction and transmission; neuroscience of consciousness; social neuroscience; structure and function in the brain; topics in cognitive neuroscience.
The taught modules are assessed by a variety of methods including term papers, presentations and unseen examinations. The project is assessed by a dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,060 per Year 1 (England)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 17,850 per Year 1 (International)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,060 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,060 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,060 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Sussex House||Brighton||BN1 9RH||South East|
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