2017-2018 Academic Calendar

MSc in Autism and Related Neurodevelopmental Conditions

The following summary includes all scheduled modules. Individual student timetables will normally include only one module per term unless otherwise agreed by the deputy course leader. Students have a choice of three possible research methods modules and should notify the office ASAP of which option they intend to select. Research supervision would normally commence after completion of the chosen research methods module.

Autumn Term

(w/c 25 September – 2 December 2017)

Overview of Research Methods

Development Through the Life Span

Social, Cultural and Ethical Issues

Atypical Speech, Language and Motor Development

Research Planning/Supervision



Winter Term

(w/c 15 January – 24 March  2018) 

Well Being & Health

Quantitative Research Methods

Qualitative Research Research Methods

Autism Spectrum Disorder


Research Planning/Supervision



Spring Term

(w/c 23 April – 30 June 2018)

Quantitative Research Methods

Neuropsychological and Neurobiological Approaches

Social, Cultural and Ethical Issues

Research Planning/Supervision