Cognitive psychology: an introduction

Key facts

  • Cost: £150
  • Credits: 10


How do we form memories, learn language and make decisions? How do psychologists study human cognition? This course addresses such key questions while introducing students to the most significant concepts and findings of Cognitive Psychology, the study of our internal mental processes.  

Students will also have the opportunity to develop their understanding of experimental research in this area through hands-on experience.  

Who is this course for?

No entry requirements 


10 credits at level 1 (SCQF level 7) 

Mode of study

Online via Zoom


Can contribute towards a CertHE in Psychology 

Find out more

The University holds open days throughout the year where you can meet with staff to discuss our short course provision. Find out more about University of Glasgow open days