PSYC 4800 - Introduction to Perception and Cognition
Credit hours: 3
Description: A general survey of current data in perception and cognition. Perception topics covered are psychophysics, sensory psychology, perceptual constancies and the development of perception. Cognition topics include short- and long-term memory, problem solving, concept formation and the acquisition of knowledge. The information processing approach is emphasized as a means of interpreting perception and cognition.
Prerequisite(s): Students must complete PSYC 1100 and PSYC 2310 with grade of C or better.
Course typically offered: Fall, Spring