Our BSc Cognitive Neuroscience and Psychology course combines major topics in experimental psychology and neuroscience to offer a broad grounding in this exciting field of behavioural science. The psychology component covers topics such as: - how humans and animals think (cognitive processes); - how the world is sensed (perception); - comparative and developmental studies; - abnormal psychology. The neuroscience component of the course covers topics such as: - animal behaviour; - learning and memory; - the action of drugs on the nervous system; - how humans and animals sense and respond to their environment. Our degree is accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS), which means as well as providing a solid foundation for a career in biological sciences, it constitutes your first step towards professional chartered psychologist status. **Enhance your CV with practical experience** You can extend your degree by a year to gain industrial/professional experience . **Foundation year available** You can prepare for the full degree course if you do not have the appropriate qualifications for direct entry by undertaking our foundation course first.