Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience at University of York - UCAS

University of York

Degree level: Postgraduate

Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience (Taught)

Course summary

The MSc in Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience is particularly suited to students interested in the relationship between the development of the mind and the brain. It combines theoretical and empirical grounding in the cognitive and biological mechanisms of developmental change with training of the analytical and practical skills required for undertaking research into cognitive development and its neural bases. The course provides perspectives from developmental cognitive neuroscience and cognitive psychology as well as hands-on training in imaging methods. Topical issues in developmental cognitive neuroscience will be covered, including the neural bases of perceiving and acting in the physical and social world and Neuroeducation. This programme is particularly suitable for students from Psychology, Biology, Neuroscience or related disciplines who are keen to combine and integrate their interest in cognitive development and in brain development/wish to receive hands-on training in neuroimaging methods relevant for developmental research/want to conduct research into cognitive development and/or cognitive neuroscience/ would like to get experience of working with children.


Assessment method

How to apply

International applicants

Entry requirements

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Republic of Ireland £12480 Year 1
EU £29400 Year 1
England £12480 Year 1
Northern Ireland £12480 Year 1
Scotland £12480 Year 1
Wales £12480 Year 1
Channel Islands £12480 Year 1
International £29400 Year 1

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Sponsorship information

A range of scholarships and studentships are available at postgraduate level. Some scholarships are funded by the University (such as the York Master's Opportunity Scholarship) and some are funded by Research Councils, alumni, businesses and charities. Please check with the provider for details.

Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience at University of York - UCAS