Master's Degree Programme, 2 years

Neuroscience

– Programme Components

The MSc in Neuroscience is a two-year, full-time programme starting in the autumn semester (mid-August). There are two main components:

  • Master's thesis (60 ECTS credits)
  • Theoretical and methodological courses (totalling 60 ECTS credits). Five courses, making up 37.5 credits, are compulsory. The remainig courses, adding up to 22.5 credits, are selected from a list of electives. Ideally, electives should be linked to the master's thesis.

Compulsory Courses

Course title Course title ECTS credits
 

NEVR3001

Basic Neuroscience

7.5

NEVR3002

Sensory and Motor Neuroscience

7.5

NEVR3003

Behavioural and Cognitive Neuroscience

7.5

NEVR3004

Neural Networks

7.5

EiT

Experts in Teamwork - Interdisciplinary Project

7.5

Experts in Teamwork is a compulsory course for all masters' students at NTNU. It is part of NTNU's interdisciplinary initiative. The objective of the course is to give students practical experience with interdisciplinary teamwork – a competence that is needed in professional working life. It is taught intensively in weeks 2, 3 and 4 in the spring semester.

Elective Courses

The elective courses which are given in the academic year 2017/2018 are listed in the programme description in the menu on the right-hand side of this page. Please note that there may be minor changes in the elective courses in the academic year 2018/2019.

Model of the Master's Programmes (Example)

Sem.

7.5 credits

7.5 credits

7.5 credits

7.5 credits

 

1 (autumn)

NEVR3001

NEVR3002

Elective

Elective

2 (spring)

NEVR3003

NEVR3004

Experts in Teamwork

Elective

3 (autumn)

Work with Master's Thesis

4 (spring)

Master's Thesis

 

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Programme Description