UCAS code: C859
The typical offer is likely to be:
SQA Highers: ABBB or more if two sittings, to include Mathematics. Sixth-year work in Mathematics is recommended.
GCE A Levels: ABB in one sitting, to include Mathematics; or ABB to include one of Biology, Chemistry or Physics plus AS-level Mathematics at Grade A.
IB: 32 points overall and award of IB Diploma to include Mathematics Higher Level at Grade 5 plus two Higher Level subjects at Grade 5.
All applicants must also meet our general university entry requirements - including SQA, GCSE, or equivalent English language requirements.
Entry to many degrees in Science & Engineering is possible via other qualifications (eg HNC/D, Access, SWAP).
You will study the mental and computational abilities that make up the human mind. This includes reasoning, memory, problem-solving and human language and communication, and the underlying brain mechanisms. You will explore how computational modelling complements the disciplines of psychology, philosophy and linguistics. A Cognitive Science degree allows you to combine informatics with a range of courses from psychology, linguistics, philosophy and neuroscience.
Find out more about the compulsory and optional courses in this degree programme.
Find out more about this programme's aims, what you will learn, how you will be assessed and what skills and knowledge you will develop.
Find out more about the tuition fees for this programme.
This article was published on Jun 29, 2012