This 12-month Cognitive and Computational Neuroscience course from University of Sheffield will give you in-depth training in core aspects of contemporary neuroscience, from sensation and sensory processing, to understanding complex brain functions and artificial intelligence. You'll be prepared for an exciting career in research, healthcare, industry, or further study to PhD level.
- Throughout your course, our neuroscientists will introduce you to the core problems in computational neuroscience, adaptive behaviour, neuroethology, evolutionary biology, connectionism and robotics.
- We’ll teach you the core techniques in experimental cognitive psychology, including computational modelling, biomimetic robots and cutting-edge neuroimaging, and give you opportunities to apply these techniques.
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- Fundamentals of Neuroscience
- Computational Neuroscience
- Mathematical Modelling and Research Skills
- Systems Neuroscience
- Computational Neuroscience and Research Project in Cognitive Neuroscience.
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- 12 months
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DisciplinesPsychology Neuroscience Cognitive Sciences View 194 other Masters in Cognitive Sciences in United Kingdom
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- A 2:1 honours degree or equivalent qualification in either a life science (including psychology) or mathematical/physical science (including engineering).
- We accept medical students who wish to intercalate their studies.
- Overall IELTS score of 6.5 with 6.0 in each component.
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International27150 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 27150 GBP per year during 12 months.
National11000 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 11000 GBP per year during 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.