Skip To Content

Cognitive Psychology (PSY 345)

Term: Academic Year 2017-2018 Fall Semester


Kevin Neil PenningtonUser Info
Email address is hidden, click here to email
Tamara AvantUser Info
Email address is hidden, click here to email
Email all faculty members


Mon-Wed-Fri, 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM (8/14/2017 - 12/13/2017) Location: BART HINES 107


This course explores foundational concepts, theories, and research (both basic and applied) in cognitive psychology. Course content will examine the role of basic cognitive processes like perception, attention, memory, and language, as well as more complicated processes like reading, problem solving, judgement and decision making, and creativity. The material will be put in the context of both historical and contemporary views, and the relationship between cognitive psychology and related fields like artificial intelligence and neuroscience will be discussed. Fall.
Prerequisite: PSY 101.