Thesis topic proposal
Kázmér Karádi
Examination of cognitive background of patients with neurodegenerative disorders


Institute: University of Pécs
Doctoral School of Psychology

Thesis supervisor: Kázmér Karádi
Location of studies (in Hungarian): University of Pécs, Faculty of Humanities, Institute of Psychology
Abbreviation of location of studies: PTE

Description of the research topic:

The brain injury is an umbrella category which includes the degenerative changes of the brain. According to the rapid development of neuropsychology we gained significant increasing of knowledge in the cognitive background of neurodegenerative disorders. In this theme the PhD students can get insight into neuropsychological methodology and testing. The theme analyzes the wide range of cognitive dysfunctions of neurodegenrative disorders. It assesses the relationship between degenerative disorders and memory, attention, and language functions. The knowledge of this reseach can be to use in clinical practise too.

Required language skills: English intermediate
Recommended language skills (in Hungarian): English proficiency
Further requirements: 
practise in programming

Number of students who can be accepted: 1

Deadline for application: 2016-12-31

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