Professional Certificate in Educational Neuroscience

Where will this take me?



After completing this program, you may be eligible for 25 points of credit towards a relevant graduate certificate or masters qualification.

Learning outcomes

On completion of this course you will be able to:

  • understand essential concepts in neuroscience, including brain structure and function, neural correlates of learning, and cognitive development
  • understand the basics of neuroimaging and what pictures of the brain actually reveal
  • have in-depth knowledge of the latest research concerning the neuroscientific, psychological, and educational underpinnings of learning and apply these to your classroom or school
  • design, deliver, and evaluate learning interventions
  • share emerging knowledge with your learning community in order to impact constructive change in your school environment
  • reflect on emerging research and consider how certain ideas may – or may not – be beneficial for classroom practice.