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Cognitive, Affective, and Social Neuroscience


Module description

This module focuses on our understanding of elaborative and adaptive processes. Examples include memory, speech, language, number processing, social cognition, executive functions and cognitive control. Experts in each field will describe past and present findings on the topic, using their own research as a guideline and highlighting current controversies and debates. The module will explore findings from a range of neuroimaging techniques and lesion approaches.

Learning objectives

By the end of this module, you will:

  • have transferable skills in managing your own learning and working independently
  • demonstrate independent and critical thought and a high level of literacy.