Department of Psychology Title The Ohio State University
Undergraduate

Psychology 5612


Introduction to Cognitive Science

Cognitive science is an interdisciplinary study of the nature of human thought; psychological, philosophical, linguistic, and artificial intelligence approaches to knowledge representation.

 

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisites:

A total of 12 credit hours from any of the following areas: CSE, Ling, Philos, or Psych, or graduate standing, or permission of the instructor.



Meets the following Psychology Major Goals:

 

Knowledge Base in Psychology

  • Describe key concepts, principles, & overarching themes in psychology
  • Develop working knowledge of psychology's content domains

 

Scientific Inquiry & Critical Thinking

  • Use scientific reasoning to interpret psychological phenomena
  • Demonstrate psychology information literacy
  • Engage in innovative & integrative thinking & problem solving

 

Communication

  • Demonstrate effective writing for different purposes


Psychology Major:

Elective



Psychology Minors:

Advanced elective for General Psychology



General Education:

Syllabus: View Sample Syllabus

Additional Notes:

 

 

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