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Clinical Neuropsychology MSc (MedSci)/PgDip

Clinical Neuropsychology MSc (MedSci)/PgDip

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Full time | University of Glasgow | 12 months | SEP

Study mode

Full time

Duration

12 months

Start date

SEP

Key information
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Qualification type

MMedSci - Master of Medical Science

Subject areas

Neuroscience / Neurobiology Cognitive Psychology

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This Masters programme in Clinical Neuropsychology is designed for those who are eligible for registration in the UK's Health Professions Council as a clinical psychologist.

WHY THIS PROGRAMME

  • The Clinical Neuropsychology programme has been developed in partnership with NHS Education for Scotland and offers specialist knowledge for clinical psychologists and other healthcare professionals working in Scotland and the rest of the UK.
  • Why study Neuropsychology at the University of Glasgow? The programme is accredited by the British Psychological Society Division of Neuropsychology and provides the underpinning knowledge component of the Qualification in Clinical Neuropsychology (QiCN).
  • The University has a strong tradition of research in clinical neuroscience and clinical neuropsychology.

Students will also achieve PgDip exit awards during this course.

CAREER PROSPECTS

Completion of this programme leads to entry to the British Psychological Society Specialist Register of Clinical Neuropsychologists.

Modules

Stroke and Disorders of Perception, Language, Praxis and Calculation
Acquired Brain Injury and Disorders of Memory, Attention and Executive Functioning
Context and Perspectives in Clinical Neuropsychology
Degenerative Conditions
Epilepsy, Seizure and Sleep Disorders
Neuroscience
Paediatric Neurology and Neuropsychology
Research Project
Professional Issues and Research Methods

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£8,500

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£21,920

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

This programme is open to applicants with a qualification in Clinical Psychology which confers eligibility for registration with the UK Health Professions Council as a Clinical Psychologist. It is also open to applicants who have trained outside the UK and are eligible for registration with the Health and Care Professions Council as a Clinical Psychologist. Places are limited and you are advised to apply as early as possible. Applicants who trained in clinical psychology outside the UK who are not eligible for registration with the Health and Care Professions Council would normally apply for the MSc Applied Neuropsychology programme. You are required to provide two references, a Doctorate Certificate and an HPC Registration Number.

University information

The University of Glasgow is one of four ancient universities in Scotland, founded back in 1451. The university is part of the prestigious Russell Group, and is one of only two universities in the UK to be awarded a 5 Stars Plus by the QS University Rankings 2017. Alumni include seven Nobel Prize winners, Scotland’s First Minister and a Prime Minister, while Albert Einstein gave a lecture on the theory of relativity there back in 1933. The...more