Taught course

Clinical and Developmental Neuropsychology

Institution
Bournemouth University · Faculty of Science and Technology
Qualifications
MSc

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Entry requirements

A Bachelors Honours degree with 2:1, or equivalent in a required subject. Applicants with a 2.2 will be considered if they have achieved a 2.1 in their dissertation.

Required subjects: Psychology, Biology, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics or Statistics.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Why study MSc Clinical & Developmental Neuropsychology at BU?

  • Benefit from the expert knowledge of our academics who conduct cutting-edge research in rare cognitive neuropsychological disorders as well as more common clinical and neuropsychological conditions
  • Study a variety of modules ranging from diagnostic assessments and treatments of patients with brain injury to units on neural and cognitive development in childhood, including atypical developments like dyslexia, autism and ADHD
  • Learn transferable skills such as interpreting, presenting and writing research as well as writing specific research and grant proposals
  • Apply for a highly-competitive placement, which will take place in either a specialist education or clinical setting, and gain valuable experience learning from professionals working in these fields
  • Gain a unique and relevant qualification if you wish to become a researcher in this area and/or seek further professional development
  • Opportunity to work with the Psychology Research Group at BU, offering invaluable experience for those wanting to do PhD-level research.

Placement opportunities

We have strong collaborations with local placement providers and clinical partners giving you the opportunity to enhance your employability post graduation.

Information for international students

If English is not your first language, you'll need IELTS (Academic) 6.5 with minimum 5.5 in each component.

Please see below some examples of the qualifications for entry:

  • China: 学士学位 (Bachelor degree) with a minimum of 70% overall
  • India: Bachelor’s degree (4 years) from a recognised HE institution with a minimum overall result of 60% or second division
  • Nigeria: Bachelor's degree from a recognised institution with a minimum classification of 2:1
  • Thailand: Thai Bachelor's (Honours) degree from a recognised higher education institution with a minimum GPA of 3.0/4.0
  • Turkey: Bachelor’s degree (Lisans Diplomasi - four years) with a minimum overall GPA of 2.7/4.0
  • Vietnam: Bachelor's degree/Bang tot nghiep dai hoc with an average score of 75/10, or a Master’s degree/Thac si.

All applications will be subject to a minimum grade and your degree may need to be in a relevant subject area.

Fees and funding

UK students
£8,750
International students
£14,750

Please check Bournemouth University course website for the latest tuition fees information.

For fees and funding information, please visit www.bournemouth.ac.uk/pg-funding

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

Course contact details

Name
Future Students Enquiry Team
Email
futurestudents@bournemouth.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1202 961 916