Master of Cognitive Neuroscience

 

Objective


The main objective of this program is to produce scientists and researcher from diverse disciplines such as entrepreneur, educator, social worker, and others, that can apply neuroscience knowledge in their own field so that they can be more critical, creative and innovative.

Duration


2 years (4 semesters) – 5 years (10 semesters)

 

Application Dates


Open : Apply Now

Close : 30th July 2018 for September intake

 

Study Mode


Course work

This programme consists of core modules (20 credits), elective modules (16 credits) and a research project (10 credits)

Course Curriculum


Core Modules

  • Trend in Cognitive Neurosciences
  • Functional Neuroanatomy
  • Social Neurosciences
  • Ethical, Cross-cultural and Professional Issues
  • Transferable Skills
  • Statistic for Clinical Psychologists and Cognitive Neuroscientists
  • Research Methodology and Protocol Development in Clinical Psychology and Cognitive  Neurosciences
  • Fundamentals in Neuroimaging
  • Research Project Stage 1
  • Research Project Stage 2
  • Research Project Stage 3

Elective Modules

  • Genetics in Cognitive Neurosciences
  • Computational Neurosciences and Neuroinformatics
  • Testing and Assessment in Cognitive Neuroscience
  • Cognitive Neurolinguistics
  • Perception and Attention Control
  • Plasticity and Memory
  • Brain and Learning
  • Comparative Cognitive Neurosciences
  • Introduction to Neuromarketing and Consumer Behavior

Admission Requirement


A Bachelor’s degree in any field from recognized universities with minimum CGPA of 3.00 out of 4.00

Language Requirement

            English

  • Minimum TOEFL score of 550 (PBT) or 80 (IBT) or 213 (CBT)
  • Or minimum IELTS score of 6.0
  • Or minimum MUET score of Band 4.

 

Application   Contact

Institute of Postgraduate Studies

 

Universiti Sains Malaysia

 

11800 Penang, Malaysia

 

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Programme Coordinator

 

Prof. Dato' Dr. Jafri Malin Abdullah

 

Department of Neurosciences

 

School of Medical Sciences 

 

Universiti Sains Malaysia 

 

16150 Kubang Kerian, Kelantan,

     

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