Research Methods and Techniques in Cognitive Neuroscience A1N, 10 ECTS, KU720A

This course give a general overview of research and research methods within Cognitive Neuroscience: how to study the brain’s structure and function, how to critically read relevant and important research publications, and what it is like to work as a researcher within the topic.

In addition, the course provides a practical introduction to ERP-research (including experimental design, data acquisition and data analysis) in the university’s EEG lab.

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Mode of teaching
autumn -17 w.35
  • Course coordinator: Oskar MacGregor
  • Examiner: Oskar MacGregor
  • Application code: HS-86030
  • Prerequisites: Prerequisite courses for this course are: Passed courses: KU512G-Bachelor Degree Project in Cognitive Neuroscience G2E or KU523G-Bachelor Degree Project in Cognitive Neuroscience G2E or KU513G-Bachelor Degree Project in Cognitive Neuroscience G2E (or the equivalent).
  • Course plan with course literature: Course plan in English, Course plan in Swedish
  • Start semester: autumn -17
  • Pace of study: 25%
  • Start week - end week: w.35 - w.02
  • When: Day
  • Language: The teaching is conducted in English.
  • Place: Skövde
  • Course code: KU720A
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Our courses in English are only available for exchange students who are from one of our partner universities or students who study through our Master's programmes.