UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology




Clinical Manifestations of Stroke

Neuroimaging and Pathophysiology

Treatment (HASU and Service Delivery)

Epidemiology of Stroke


Research Methods and Introduction to Statistics

Library Project

MSc Research Project

MRes Research Project

Taught modules will be assessed by a mixture of short-answer, MCQ exams and open-book / timed essays.

The library project will be assessed by a (5,000 word) dissertation.

The research project is assessed by a (10,000 word) dissertation and viva examination (oral presentation)

Methods of teaching/learning:

Most of the teaching is delivered on one day per week.

  • Workshops
  • Lectures
  • Practicals
  • Library skills training
  • Neuroimaging training

Examples of skills gained throughout the programme:

  • Formulation and testing of hypotheses using appropriate experimental design
  • Interpreting data and evaluation information from a variety of sources
  • Planning, execution and writing-up of an extended piece of original research
  • Use of specialist technologies