CIBKOK Study Module in Cognitive Neuroscience (25+ cr)

Study level:
Other studies
Grading scale:
Responsible organisation:
Faculty of Education and Psychology
Coordinating organisation:
Department of Psychology
Curriculum periods:
2020-2021, 2021-2022, 2022-2023, 2023-2024
Elective studies:
Requires application:


The curriculum is 25 ECTS and is mostly taught in English.

Mandatory core-courses (15 ECTS):

  • CIBA110 Anatomy and physiology of the central and autonomic nervous system 5 op
  • CIBA120 Experimental methods in neuroscience 5 op
  • CIBA130 Basics of brain imaging 5 op

Learning outcomes

Minor studies in cognitive neuroscience offer basic knowledge of brain research and applications in many practical fields. The curriculum consists of multidisciplinary program which combines Learning outcomes are understanding the principles of brain function and dysfunction, brain development and methods to record and analyze neural activity.

Description of prerequisites

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Select min. 25 cr