Taught course

Cognition in Science and Society

Institution
University of Edinburgh · School of Philosophy, Psychology and Languages Science
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

The programme is intended for graduates in psychology, linguistics, philosophy, or computing science/informatics who wish to pursue advanced research in human cognition in science and society.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This programme combines the scientific study of human cognition with the application of cognitive science to broader societal concerns. Students focus on core methodologies and theories of cognitive science, but also explore the synergy between cognitive science and its applications. This unifies forms of scholarly activity that are often pursued independently.

Fees and funding

Please see our Scholarships and Student Finance Office for information about funding opportunities:

* Scholarships and Student Finance Office

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Administrator
Email
pplspg@ed.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 131 651 5002