Dec 04, 2023  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

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