Receive training in neurobiological and psychological aspects of cognitive neuroscience
Develop analytical skills
Have the chance to get involved with research from the Centre for Integrative Neuroscience and Neurodynamics
Use facilities including brain imaging systems, and eye-tracking, psychophysiology, nutritional testing, and VR and haptic laboratories
What will you study?
Topics in cognitive neuroscience
Programming in behavioural and cognitive neuroscience
Principles of neurobiology
fMRI data analysis
Methods in neuroscience
Please note that all modules are subject to change. Please see our modules disclaimer for more information.
What career can you have?
All of our MSc programmes are research intensive, providing essential training in analytical ability, methods awareness and critical thinking, among other fundamental transferable skills.
The MSc Cognitive Neuroscience is designed to train you for further research and study, ideally for a doctoral programme in psychology, neuroscience, clinical psychology, or a related field. Our students regularly move on to PhD positions, applied and clinical psychology posts in the NHS and private sector, as well as research-based positions in industry.