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The aim of this one-year full-time course is to provide you with a broad research training in neuroscience, which will prepare you for PhD studies and enable you to make a more informed choice for your PhD research.
You will complete three projects during the year, designed to give you practical experience of laboratory research, and chosen to cover a wide range of skills.
Projects are provided by academics who are leaders in their fields of research and cover a wide range of disciplines including:
Cell and molecular biology Genetics Neuropathology Imaging
You will also be required to write three mini-dissertations on set topics covering all aspects of neuroscience.
On completion of the course you should have an understanding of the basic and applied aspects of research in the field of neuroscience and a range of transferable skills.
The skills acquired will also be of value for those wishing to pursue a career in clinical service, industry or scientific publishing.