Rise of the Machines MSc
- Name: Rise of the Machines
- Qualification: MSc
- Duration: 1 year full-time; 2 years part-time
Studying Rise of the Machines is intended to allow graduates from Psychology and related fields to augment their skills with avantgarde techniques from Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Cognitive Psychology and Neuroscience. Heavily influenced by research from both disciplines, delivered through TEF Gold awarded teaching by experts in the field; this programme allows students to exploit both disciplines to advance in their chosen career path. We retain a strong sense of professionalism and ethics throughout the programme highlighting the sensitive nature of the subject matter.
Course content is for guidance purposes only and may be subject to change.
Indicative Course Content:
• Applied Neuroscience: Theoretical Principles
• Artificial Intelligence and Game Design
• Ethics, Data and Security
• Introduction to Machine Learning and Analytics
• Introduction to Programming
• Methods in Cognition and Brain Research
• Natural Language Processing
• Prototyping and Fabrication
• User Experience (UX) and HCI
• MSc Research Project
Students are expected to engage in near or actual state-of-the-art research and present this work as a written dissertation.
A recognised undergraduate degree at Third class minimum, or international equivalent.
For information and further detailed guidance on entry requirements for International Students, including the minimum English Language entry requirement, please visit the Entry Requirements by Country pages on the International Education Centre section of our website.
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How to Apply
Home/EU students: apply online yourself with the help of our Guidance Notes on online application for Home/EU students. We strongly recommend you read these before you start to apply online.
Once you have read the Guidance Notes you should apply using our Online Application form.
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- Students: can apply though our Online Application Portal. Refer to the Guidance Notes for help filling the form.
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Need help applying? International students please contact:
International Education Office: firstname.lastname@example.org or write to
International Education Centre
Telephone: +44 (0) 1248 382028
When to apply
The University will accept applications throughout the year, but we would generally advise that you send in your application form by the end of June to ensure that you have time to make any funding and/or accommodation arrangements, and for documents such as transcripts and references to be obtained if not submitted with the application. This will also give you more time to meet any conditions we may potentially attach to an offer.