Official master's degree in Behavioural Psychology from the UB

Master's degree taught in the English language.

Research into Behaviour and Cognition

UB - Universitat de Barcelona. Màsters Oficials
In Barcelona (Spain)

€ 2,790 - (Rs 1,99,041)
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  • Master
  • Barcelona (Spain)
  • Duration:
    1 Year
  • Credits: 60
Description

Emagister.com presents the official master's degree in Research into Behaviour and Cognition, designed and taught by the Universitat de Barcelona (UB). A training programme that springs from a desire to train researchers in both theory and processes at top level with regard to research methodologies in behavioural sciences.

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Where and when

Starts Location
On request
Barcelona
Barcelona, Spain
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Frequent Asked Questions

· What are the objectives of this course?

The master's degree intends to train professionals in the human behavioural sciences field of research, such as personality, cognition or plasticity. The goal is for the student to acquire research methodologies and develop his or her programming and analysis skills. You will be trained to perform regression analysis and discover linear models, to carry out research into psychological intervention and be able to perform data collection tasks, analysis and assessment of results.

· Who is it intended for?

The master's degree is targeted at health sciences professionals who would like to improve their skills in behavioural research. The course is in-person and lasts one academic year. You will have teaching tools that are completely up to date and classes will be taught by a team of professionals with extensive experience in the sector.

· Requirements

Official bachelor's degree or equivalent in Psychology or similar areas. B1 English

What you'll learn on the course

Research and development
Neurosciences
Personality Disorders
Language disorders
Cognitive Psychology
Regression analysis
General linear model
Cognitive neuroscience
Computational models in cognition
Programming skills
Progress in cognitive development
Psychological assessment

Course programme

First six months. Mandatory subjects
  • Regression analysis and general linear model
  • Cognitive neuroscience
  • Behavioiur and cognition seminar I
Core subjects (choose one)
  • Research into individual differences
  • Computational models in cognition and programming skills
Optional subjects (choose one)
  • Research into Psychological Intervention
  • Personality and cognition
  • Progress in cognitive development
Second six months. Mandatory subjects
  • Behavioiur and cognition seminar II
Core subjects (choose two)
  • Multi-variant analysis and models of structural equations
  • Research into psychological assessment
  • Human brain function
  • Perception, action and consciousness
Optional subjects (choose two)
  • Personality disorders
  • Information technology applied to psychological assessment and intervention
  • Psychological research into crime
  • Data analysis workshop
  • Motor-sensory control and neuroimagery techniques workshop
  • Progress in memory and language processes

Additional information

The price of the master's degree for foreigners who are not resident in Spain, who are not nationals from European Union member countries, Iceland, Norway, Liechtenstein, Switzerland or Andorra is €82 per ECT credit. 2013-2014 Academic Year.

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