82:388 Human Learning and Cognitive Psychology [McKenzie]

Prerequisites: 82:160 and 82:161.

This course emphasizes the cognitive perspective in the examination of a variety of topics including: foundations of the cognitive perspective, perception and attention, pattern recognition, consciousness, memory, language comprehension, concept formation, decision making, and problem solving. Current perspectives in cognitive neuroscience will be considered throughout the course content. The content will be examined through a combination of lecture, discussion of current research articles, and replications of classic experiments in cognitive psychology.

Successors: 82:477.

Transfer Equivalents: Look up 82:388 in the BU Course Transfer Database.