Taught course

Cognitive Neuroscience

Aston University · School of Life and Health Sciences

Entry requirements

Applicants should hold a good honours degree (usually 2:1 or above) from a recognised university in psychology or a related field such as biology.

Months of entry


Course content

This degree programme is unique through its dual emphasis on specialist training in the area Cognitive Neuroscience, as well as on generic, transferable research skills for career and professional development. Students will acquire comprehensive research experience from working with researchers of international caliber. The programme is especially recommended to graduates who want to:

  • specialise in the area of Cognitive Neuroscience
  • continue to do a PhD, or get a feel for research before embarking on a PhD
  • enhance their CV by a research-related Masters qualification.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

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