Advanced Techniques in Neuroscience (821C1)

30 credits, Level 7 (Masters)

Autumn teaching

This module offers seminars and practical workshops on major current techniques in neuroscience, including advanced microscopy and imaging, electrophysiology, and computational analysis. The focus on techniques is complemented by seminars on the ethics of human and animal studies.


64%: Practical (Workshop)
36%: Seminar


100%: Coursework (Portfolio, Presentation, Report)

Contact hours and workload

This module is 300 hours of work. This breaks down into 62 hours of contact time and 238 hours of independent study.

This module is running in the academic year 2019/20. We also plan to offer it in future academic years. It may become unavailable due to staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of such changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.