Master of Neuroscience

 

Full-Time Course Plan

The following are suggested patterns of enrolment or pathways for candidates studying on a full-time or part-time basis. They take into account unit pre-requisite, co-requisite and timetabling requirements. Candidates can each year choose to study less than the full-time pattern or more units than the part-time pattern, but if doing so should use these suggested patterns as guides as to how best structure their studies.

A six credit point unit is estimated to require a total workload of approximately 150 hours per unit (this means about 12 to 15 hours per week per unit).

For students completing the Research Pathway
Year Trimester 1 Trimester 2 Trimester 3
1

NEUR334

 

NEUR335

NEUR501

NEUR502

2

NEUR331

NEUR333

NEUR332

NEUR537

NEUR536

Listed Unit

PSIO411

Listed Unit

3

SCI599*
OR
SCI501

SCI599* (continued)
OR
SCI501

Listed Unit

Listed Unit

Note: *Candidates in the Research pathway who do not achieve a GPA of 5 or more in both NEUR501 and NEUR502 will complete SCI501 and SCI502 plus 12 credit points of Listed Units as approved by the Course Coordinator.
For students completing the Clinical Experience Pathway
Year Trimester 1 Trimester 2 Trimester 3
1

Listed Unit

 

NEUR334

NEUR335

NEUR537

2

NEUR331

HDEV405

NEUR332

NEUR333

NEUR536

SCI502

PSIO411

WORK500

3

HDEV404

Listed Unit

SCI501

SCI505

Note:

Part-Time Course Plan

For students completing the Research Pathway
Year Trimester 1 Trimester 2 Trimester 3

1

NEUR335

 

NEUR537

2

NEUR332

NEUR334

NEUR536

NEUR501

3

NEUR331

NEUR333

NEUR502

Listed Unit

4

SCI599*
OR
SCI501

SCI599* (continued)
OR
SCI502

Listed Unit

Listed Unit

PSIO411

Listed Unit

Note: *Candidates in the Research pathway who do not achieve a GPA of 5 or more in both NEUR501 and NEUR502 will complete SCI501 and SCI502 plus 12 credit points of Listed Units as approved by the Course Coordinator.
For students completing the Clinical Experience Pathway
Year Trimester 1 Trimester 2 Trimester 3

1

Listed Unit

 

NEUR334

2

NEUR536

NEUR335

PSIO411

NEUR537

3

NEUR331

HDEV405

NEUR332

NEUR333

4

HDEV404

SCI502

Listed Unit

WORK500

5

SCI501

SCI505

Note:

 

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