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Neuropsychological methods

This course is part of the Master of Psychology Programme, which is a five year programme to become a professional psychologist.

The course primarily constitutes a theoretical deepening within neuropsychological methods, but may also contain applied elements. The courses will provide relevant in-depth knowledge for the future professional work as a psychologist.

  • Course structure

    As a registered student on this course you will find detailed course information and communication in the learning platform Athena. Login with your university account.

    This course will be given in the last quarter of the semester, full-time studies.

    Course instructions
    Neuropsychological methods, 7,5 credits

    Teaching format

    Teaching consists of a mixture of lectures and seminars.

    This is given as a regular course if the number of participants is six or more students, in other cases as a literature course.

    Some teaching sessions can take place online, as shown in the course schedule.

    Learning outcomes

    For a passing result on the course, the student must be able to:

    • demonstrate in-depth knowledge and skills within neuropsychological methods
    • report and evaluate current research in the field
    • relate the in-depth knowledge to the content of previous adjacent courses
    • critically reflect on the knowledge's contribution to the field.


    The course is examined through a written individual assignment.


    Course leader: Vacant

  • Schedule

    The schedule will be available no later than one month before the start of the course. We do not recommend print-outs as changes can occur. At the start of the course, your department will advise where you can find your schedule during the course.
  • Course literature

    Note that the course literature can be changed up to two months before the start of the course.

    A complete list of course readings is found in the course instructioons.

    The list is subject to change until two months prior to the start of the course. In case the new course syllabus is missing above by then, please check with the course leader before you buy any expensive books etc.

  • Contact

    Registered students should primarily use Athena for teacher communication.

    To contact the Student office or a Student Councellor, see below.

    More contacts in Education

    Student office - Master of Psychology/Psychologist Programme
    Study councellor - Master of Psychology/Psychologist programme