MSc Cognition in Science and Society
An interdisciplinary programme, drawing on expertise from across the School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences
Why study cognition at Edinburgh?
- Unique interdisciplinary approach to the study of cognition, building on the strengths and synergies between subject areas in the school of Philosophy, Psychology, and Language Sciences.
- Opportunity to focus on impact of cognitive science research beyond academia.
- A flexible programme structure allows you to adapt course choices and dissertation topics to suit your own strengths and interests.
Acquire in-depth knowledge of the mind and cognition
Programme structure and assessment
This programme comprises two semesters of taught compulsory and optional courses, followed by a dissertation
As a postgraduate student you will have access to a wide range of research resources
Learning outcomes and careers
This programme provides you with a range of knowledge and skills to prepare you for a variety of career paths
Help with your application
When applying you should include a personal statement detailing your academic abilities and your reasons for applying for the programme
Programme teaching staff
Staff profiles of those involved in teaching on the programme