MSc Neuroscience and Neurodegeneration


Online University of Sheffield    School of Medicine and Population Health

Part time September MSc 3 years part-time Award winner
Biological Sciences (4) Medicine (26)

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Embark on a transformative academic journey with the MSc Neuroscience and Neurodegeneration programme at the University of Sheffield. Delve into the intricate workings of the human nervous system, unravel the mysteries behind neurodegenerative diseases, and explore cutting-edge treatments under the guidance of lead academic, Dr Jon Wood. This part-time, online course offers flexibility, allowing you to balance your studies with other commitments while gaining a profound understanding of neuroscience. From neuroanatomy to in-depth studies on diseases like Alzheimer's and Parkinson's, you will navigate the complexities of molecular mechanisms and research translation. Choose from a variety of modules focusing on neuroscience research, honing your skills through practical experiences and literature reviews. With a strong emphasis on professional and research skills, this course equips you for a successful career in neuroscience research or clinical practice. To join this prestigious programme, a 2:1 undergraduate honours degree in a relevant field is required, with potential consideration for a 2:2 based on experience and interview performance. Unlock your potential and shape the future of neuroscience with this comprehensive and dynamic course.

About the course

A flexible way to study the fundamental biology of the human nervous system, the mechanisms behind a range of illnesses, and the treatments that patients receive.

Lead academic: Dr Jon Wood

This part-time, online course enables you to fit your studies around your other commitments, while you develop a comprehensive understanding of neuroscience and neurodegenerative disease. It covers the fundamental biology of the human nervous system, the mechanisms behind a range of illnesses, and the treatments that patients receive.

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Entry Requirements

You'll need at least a 2:1 undergraduate honours degree in a relevant science, engineering or medical subject.

A 2:2 degree may be acceptable depending on an interview and assessment of your previous experience in areas related to the course.


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