PSYCH 3140

PSYCH 3140

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This course states and motivates the observation that cognition is fundamentally a computational process and explores the implications of this idea. Students are introduced to a variety of conceptual tools for thinking about cognitive information processing, including statistical learning from experience and the use of patterns distilled from past experience in guiding future actions. They learn to apply these tools to gain understanding of perception, memory, motor control, language, action planning, problem solving, decision making, reasoning, intelligence, and creativity.

When Offered Spring.

Permission Note Enrollment limited to: 50 students.
Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: one course each in psychology and statistics, or permission of instructor.

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  •  7729PSYCH 3140  LEC 001