PSYC 422. Cognition

How do we think, and how can our thoughts processes be improved? The course will deal with contemporary approaches to the study of higher mental processes, with an emphasis on information processing. Topics will include memory, language, cognitive skills, reasoning, concept learning and problem solving. Theories and research will be considered, along with applications to everyday life. A Psychology Set 2 elective. 
Offered: On Occasion
Credits: 3
Prerequisite: Psychology 101