Level of education: Master programme

Type of instruction: Full-time

Duration: 2 years

Language of instruction: Russian

Areas of specialisation: Cognitive Psychology

Scope of research

  • The role of consciousness in human cognitive activity
  • Possibilities and limitations of the cognitive unconscious
  • Mnemonic processes and illusions of memory
  • The role of implicit knowledge in learning and decision-making
  • Psychophysics and perceptual illusions
  • Mechanisms of perceptual categorisation
  • Perception and processing of contradictory and ambiguous incentives
  • Psychological and psychophysiological components of the processes of attention
  • Mechanisms of cognitive control

Areas of specialisation: General Psychology

Scope of research

  • The role of consciousness in human cognitive activity
  • Possibilities and limitations of the cognitive unconscious
  • Mnemonic processes and illusions of memory
  • The role of implicit knowledge in learning and decision-making
  • Psychophysics and perceptual illusions
  • Mechanisms of perceptual categorisation
  • Perception and processing of contradictory and ambiguous incentives
  • Psychological and psychophysiological components of the processes of attention
  • Mechanisms of cognitive control

Courses

  • Psychology of Consciousness
  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Practical Classes in Diagnostics of Cognitive Functions
  • Cognitive Processes: Research Interview
  • Experience and Meaning: Research Interview
  • Psychological Analysis of Situations
  • Psychological Potential of Culture
  • General Psychology of Body-Oriented Phenomena
  • Identity Construction
  • Psycholinguistics
  • IT Methods for Constructing Psychological Experiments
  • Data Analysis and Visualisation in Psychology in R and Matlab

Career

The graduates are equipped with universal knowledge that is widely used in science, education and practice. They can work as teachers, counselling psychologists, coaches, analysts, and experts. Such specialists are in demand in the analytical work of various private and public companies (for example, a psychologist-researcher, a personnel assessment expert, a specialist monitoring user behaviour, a profiling expert).

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