MSc Cognitive Neuroscience

Durham University    Department of Psychology

Full time September MSc 1 year full-time
Psychology (31)

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Embark on a transformative journey with the MSc Cognitive Neuroscience programme at Durham University. This advanced course delves deep into the intricate neural processes of the brain, exploring how they shape human interactions with the world and their implications in disease and injury. Designed for aspiring researchers and professionals in the field of Cognitive Neuroscience and Psychology, this programme offers a unique blend of theoretical knowledge and hands-on experience. Stand out from the crowd with practical elements like workshops, lab placements, and a comprehensive curriculum covering cognition, emotion, neuropsychology, and research techniques. The Department of Psychology boasts world-class facilities, including cutting-edge equipment like EEG and fMRI, providing a conducive environment for groundbreaking research. To qualify, a 2:1 in Psychology or related field is required, ensuring a cohort of dedicated and passionate individuals. Elevate your career prospects and make a difference in the world of Cognitive Neuroscience with this esteemed programme.

About the course

Enhance your understanding of neural processes that take place in the brain when people interact with the world, and what may happen with these processes in disease or injury.

The MSc Cognitive Neuroscience is aimed at those who are seeking to build up knowledge and practical experience of Cognitive Neuroscience and Psychology. Students from our course go on to pursue careers in research or research related disciplines, as well as careers in industry, clinical settings or education.

The MSc in Cognitive Neuroscience at Durham University stands out because it has many practical elements, like workshops and lab placements, that allow you to experience research rather than just hearing about it.

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Entry Requirements

2:1 in Psychology or Psychology related subject (or equivalent).

If you are an international student who does not meet the requirements for direct entry to this degree, you may be eligible to take a pre-Masters pathway course at the Durham University International Study Centre.

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