Taught course

Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience

Institution
University of York · Department of Psychology
Qualifications
MSc

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Entry requirements

A 2:1 or equivalent in Psychology, Neuroscience, Biology or a related discipline.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience explores how the mind changes as children grow up, examining the environmental and biological influences on the developing brain.

You'll be provided with perspectives from developmental cognitive neuroscience and developmental and cognitive psychology, and receive hands-on training in brain imaging methods.

You'll explore topical issues such as the neural bases of perceiving, acting in the physical and social world, the development of emotion regulation and pro-social behaviour, and neuroeducation.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Name
Silke Goebel
Email
silke.goebel@york.ac.uk