University of Gloucestershire

School of Natural and Social Sciences

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Postgraduate Doctorate in Psychology and Behavioural Sciences

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Centre for Research in Applied Cognition, Knowledge, Learning and Emotion (CRACKLE) provides a stimulating environment for research students through the range of research and consultancy in Applied Cognitive Science. Current projects focus on thinking & decision-making in natural or simulated natural contexts (e.g., medical, military, fireground, driving, sports, air traffic control, education situations), with a view to understanding the brain processes and systems involved. Current projects include staff and graduate studies of: situation awareness in uncertain or risky situations fire ground decision-making cognitive and emotional processing in social values medical (obstetric team) situation-awareness and decision-making emotional markers in decision-making decision-making in cricket brain/cognitive processes underlying use of metaphor in the arts reaction of the infant brain to the visual world psychology of education and classroom learning developmental disorders (ADHD, etc)



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Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

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