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Advanced Neuropsychology

  • Number of credits 15 credits
  • Level Master’s level
  • Starting Spring Term 2023

Admitted to the course

Here you will find everything you need to know before the course starts.

About the course

The course is intended for students who want advanced knowledge in neuropsychology, regarding both normal functioning and in clinical applications. The course deals with both theoretical and practical aspects of the area.
Part 1: Advanced Neuropsychology: Structure and Function of the Brain (7.5 hp)
The part of the course provides basic theoretical knowledge of the neuroanatomy and structure of the brain and its relation to psychological function and behavior. The topics include e.g.: biological bases of behavior, learning, memory, and abnormal psychology; processes of brain maturation.
Part 2: Neuropsychological Assessment and Applications: In-depth project (7.5 hp)
This course part provides in-depth knowledge of a well-defined area of neuropsychology, focused on a neuropathological condition and/or deviation related to acquired or inborn brain damage. Additionally, provide an update on brain research and neuropsychological assessment tools.

Application and eligibility

Advanced Neuropsychology, 15 credits

Det finns inga tidigare terminer för kursen Spring Term 2023 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen

The information below is only for exchange students

Starts

16 January 2023

Ends

21 March 2023

Study location

Umeå

Language

English

Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Required Knowledge

90 ECTS in psychology, medicine or equivalent
Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English B/6

Selection

Students applying for courses within a double degree exchange agreement, within the departments own agreements will be given first priority. Then will - in turn - candidates within the departments own agreements, faculty agreements, central exchange agreements and other departmental agreements be selected.

Application code

UMU-A2134

Application

This application round is only intended for nominated exchange students. Information about deadlines can be found in the e-mail instruction that nominated students receive. The application period is closed.

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