University College Dublin: Cognitive Science

InstitutionUniversity College Dublin View institution profile
Department School of Biomolecular and Biomedical Science
Web www.ucd.ie/global
Email graduatestudies@ucd.ie
Telephone 00353 1716 4043
Study type Taught

Summary

The course explores issues relating to the understanding of the human mind from philosophical, psychological, and computational perspectives. Students learn to understand interdisciplinary approaches to topics related to human behavior and mind. This goes beyond the view offered by any single contributing discipine. Critical thinking and independent judgement are highly encouraged. The programme has been designed to particularly suit those considering PhD level research, and it should allow candidates to tackle more ambitious and interdisciplinary topics in their research than would otherwise be the case.

MA

MSc

University College Dublin

 


Why UCD?
University College Dublin is one of Europe’s leading research-intensive universities. Ranked in the top 1% of institutions worldwide, in the overall 2019 QS World University Rankings, UCD was placed 185 in the world.

UCD, Ireland’s Global University, is Ireland’s largest university. Established in 1854, the university has a student body of over 34,000 students with some 8,000+ international students drawn from 139 countries. UCD is Ireland's leader in graduate education with over 9,000 graduate students; almost a quarter of whom are graduate research students.

Students are attracted to UCD by the strength of …

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