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Neuroscience (Hons)

Aston University

48 months
Duration
19300 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

During this hands-on, practical focused course in Neuroscience (Hons) offered at the Aston University you will receive broad training in the understanding of the brain and nervous system at multiple scales from the microscopic to the whole organism in both health and disease. You will also spend time working on the most up to date equipment and techniques in neuroscience research.

Overview

Placement year

The year involves a professional work placement between the second and final years of the Neuroscience (Hons) offered at the Aston University degree. This offers you the opportunity to gain valuable experience, set your studies in the context of a real working environment and boost your future employment prospects.

Career prospects

On successful graduation you will have a wide array of work opportunities in both the public and private sector, having the skills to support basic and applied research in the life and medical sciences and the analytical skills desired by organisations and companies worldwide. The job market is growing and neuroscientists are being increasingly engaged by health and government services to influence and inform policy decisions and advise on their impact on the human condition.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methods and Statistics
  • Psychology and the Brain
  • Neuroscience Practicals 
  • Biochemistry, Cell Biology and Genetics for Neuroscience
  • Key Skills in Neurosciences 
  • Cellular and Developmental Neuroscience

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
93
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Credits

480 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
93
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Level
  • ABB-BBB (must include Biology, Chemistry, Maths or Physics)
  • BTEC
  • Welcomed with the relevant A Level subjects, please see below for further details
  • International Baccalaureate diploma
  • 32 – 31 Overall (HL 5, 5, 5 must include Biology OR Chemistry)
  • GCSEs
  • Five GCSEs all at grade C/4 and must include Mathematics and English Language

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19300 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19300 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • UK students During placement year: £ 1,250
  • International/EU students During placement year:£2,500

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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