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Cognitive Science
PO Box 9
FI-00014 University of Helsinki

Bachelor of Arts program (180 ECTS credits)

The BA program in Cognitive Science is a three-year program that provides the student with a firm knowledge of the basic issues in cognitive science, both theoretical and empirical. The program is multidisciplinary, including courses in cognitive and neuropsychology, linguistics, analytical and experimental methodology, mathematics, and analytical philosophy. The degree requirements include writing a Bachelor's Thesis in the last year of the study program.

The Bachelor's program is conducted in Finnish; fluency in Finnish (or Swedish) is required from all applicants. International students are encouraged to apply at the Doctoral level.

(Further information on admissions to the Finnish-language BA program is available on a separate page.)

IDepartment of Modern Languages

Faculty of Arts

University of Helsinki