MRes Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuropsychology / Overview
Year of entry: 2021
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- Degree awarded
- Master of Research
- 1 Year Full Time
- Entry requirements
We require an honours degree (minimum Upper Second) or overseas equivalent in cognitive neuroscience or psychology, including competent research methods and statistical knowledge, and evidence of a research project/dissertation. A degree in which cognitive neuroscience or psychology forms a major component may be acceptable.
- How to apply
Please apply via our online application form. See the application and selection section for details of the supporting documents we require. We recommend that you apply as early as possible. We reserve the right to close applications if the course is full.
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- Prepare for a successful career in cognitive neuroscience and neuropsychology research in academia or industry.
- Receive comprehensive training in critical thinking and experimental methods.
- Practise research skills in a major project tailored to your interests, supervised by experts in experimental psychology, cognitive neuroscience, clinical psychology, and neuropsychology.
- Gain hands-on experience of specialist laboratories and equipment.
- This course can form the first year of Research Council-funded 1+3 postgraduate PhD studentships.
- Study at a university ranked 7th for psychology research in the UK (REF 2014).
Policy on additional costs
All students should normally be able to complete their programme of study without incurring additional study costs over and above the tuition fee for that programme. Any unavoidable additional compulsory costs totalling more than 1% of the annual home undergraduate fee per annum, regardless of whether the programme in question is undergraduate or postgraduate taught, will be made clear to you at the point of application. Further information can be found in the University's Policy on additional costs incurred by students on undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes (PDF document, 91KB).
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