Cognitive Psychology, Bachelor | University of East Anglia | Norwich, United Kingdom
48 months
18000 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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Study the mental processes that inform human behaviour: attention, language, memory, perception, and many more. On this Cognitive Psychology degree at the University of East Anglia, you’ll master the key theories and research methods of the fascinating field of cognitive psychology.

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The MSci Cognitive Psychology at the University of East Anglia  provides a rigorous approach to the range of psychological sciences combined with the opportunity to specialise in a particular sphere of knowledge on human behaviour and experience. 

On this British Psychological Society-accredited course, you’ll gain a strong grounding in key theories and research methods of cognitive psychology. You’ll study topics such as brain and cognition, psychology of risk, the magical visual world, psychology of language, and clinical neuropsychology. 

In your third year, you’ll implement your own research project related to cognitive psychology. Past students have researched areas such as autism, face perception, visual perception and attention, and brain activity in relation to social and non-social stimuli. If you’re interested in a career in mental and physical rehabilitation, neuroscience or clinical psychology, this course is ideal. Because you’ll learn to handle large data sets and gain expertise in human/computer interaction, product testing, human factors, and how we process information, you’ll also be well equipped to go into data or computer science. Your specialist knowledge and skills will develop as you select specific options and engage in higher level research in years 3 and 4. 


  • Psychological Research in social issues, health services and education
  • Market and media research
  • Neuropsychological therapies and rehabilitation
  • Human-computer interaction
  • Data analytics
  • Child development

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cognitive and Biological Psychology
  • Social and Developmental Psychology
  • Conceptual and Historical Issues and Individual Differences
  • Research Design and Analysis
  • Brain and Cognition
  • Cognitive Neuroscience

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

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480 alternative credits


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Academic requirements

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General requirements

A LEVELSAAB or ABB with an A in the Extended ProjectBTECDDD. Excludes BTEC Public Services, BTEC Uniformed Services and BTEC Business AdministrationSCOTTISH HIGHERSAAAAASCOTTISH HIGHERS ADVANCEDBBCIRISH LEAVING CERTIFICATE4 subjects at H2, 2 subjects at H3ACCESS COURSEPass the Access to HE Diploma with Distinction in 36 credits at Level 3 and Merit in 9 credits at Level 3EUROPEAN BACCALAUREATE80%INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE33 pointsGCSE OFFERYou are required to have Mathematics and English Language at a minimum of Grade C or Grade 4 or above at GCSE.

Tuition Fee

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    18000 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 18000 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Norwich

609 - 1044 GBP /month
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