Taught course

Cognitive and Clinical Neuroscience

Institution
Goldsmiths, University of London · Psychology
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

You should normally have, or be expected to gain, an undergraduate degree in Psychology or a closely related scientific discipline (neuroscience, speech sciences, medicine, cognitive science) with a research component, of at least an upper second or equivalent. In exceptional circumstances other degrees and professional qualifications may be accepted.

* Cognitive Neuropsychology pathway* Methods and Techniques pathway

Months of entry

September

Course content

This exciting MSc reflects the broad-ranging and strong neuroscience research profile of our Department, equipping you with a rigorous grounding in the theory and applications of cognitive, clinical, and developmental neuroscience.

We offer two pathways on this MSc:

Cognitive Neuropsychology pathway

The Cognitive Neuropsychology pathway has been developed in partnership with the Blackheath Brain Injury Rehabilitation Centre and Neurodisability Service. The emphasis of this pathway will be on research and clinical aspects of cognitive neuroscience.

What you study

You'll take six modules which include a research dissertation.

  • Clinical and Cognitive Neuropsychology
  • Developmental Cognitive Neuropsychology
  • Biological Aspects of Brain Functions
  • Methods and Techniques in Neuroscience
  • Statistics
  • Research Project

Methods and Techniques pathway

The emphasis of the Methods and Techniques pathway will be on practical hands-on training in methods and techniques used in cognitive neuroscience research.

What you study

You'll take six modules which include a research dissertation.

  • Advanced Methods and Techniques
  • Clinical and Cognitive Neuropsychology
  • Biological Aspects of Brain Functions
  • Methods and Techniques in Neuroscience
  • Statistics
  • Research Project

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
course-info@gold.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)20 7078 5300