Cognitive Science (COGST)Arts and Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2014-2015.

COGST 1111

This course focuses on how leaders in a variety of fields use design as a social change agent.  It interweaves theories of leadership and creative problem-solving through case study examinations of a wide ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: DEA 1110

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17377COGST 1111  LEC 001

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  • Lab fee: $15.00 (charged to bursar bill).

COGST 3420

Our present technology allows us to transmit and display information through a variety of media. To make the most of these media channels, it is important to consider the limitations and abilities of the ... view course details

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  •  6475COGST 3420  LEC 001

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  • Recommended prerequisite: PSYCH 2050. 4-credit option is by permission of faculty.

COGST 4240

Computational models of natural languages. Topics include tree syntax and treebank databases; broad-coverage probabilistic grammars; finite state generative phonology; computational semantics; computational ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: CS 4744LING 4424

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  8489COGST 4240  LEC 001

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  • Prerequisite: CS 2800 or LING 3302 or LING 3303, or permission of instructor.

COGST 4270

Seminar surveying a cross-section of modern theories, methods, and research pertaining to the origin and evolution of language. Considers evidence from psychology, the cognitive neurosciences, comparative ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: PSYCH 4270PSYCH 6270

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16948COGST 4270  SEM 101

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  • Prerequisite: any one course in psychology or human development. Enrollment limited to: juniors or seniors.

COGST 4310

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  • Topic: Consciousness & Free Will

  • 16826COGST 4310  LEC 001

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COGST 4520

This course takes an interdisciplinary approach to address the central role of culture in human development. It draws on diverse theoretical perspectives, including psychology, anthropology, education, ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: HD 4520

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 16790COGST 4520  SEM 101

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COGST 4700

Experience in planning, conducting, and reporting independent laboratory, field, and/or library research in an interdisciplinary area relevant to Cognitive Science. view course details

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6188COGST 4700  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Lust, B

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9832COGST 4700  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Hale, J

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  9833COGST 4700  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Goldstein, M

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COGST 4710

Provides a research workshop in which undergraduate students who are engaged in research in a particular area relevant to cognitive science can meet across disciplines to learn and practice the essentials ... view course details

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  • 0-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  6189COGST 4710  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Lust, B

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COGST 6330

This seminar reviews and critiques current theoretical and experimental studies of first language acquisition, with a concentration on insights gained by cross-linguistic  study of this area. Attention ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: HD 6330LING 6633

  • 1-4 Credits Graded

  • 16964COGST 6330  SEM 101

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