Course details

8.3101

Introduction to Cognitive (Neuro-)Psychology

L
SS 2020 Dr. phil. habil. Annette Hohenberger
4h/wk
8 ECTS
B.Sc modules:
CS-BP-CNP - Cognitive (Neuro-)Psychology
KOGW-PM-KNP - Cognitive (Neuro-)Psychology
Tue: 10-12
Thu: 10-12

Prerequisites: None The lecture introduces the field of Cognitive (Neuro-)Psychology. We will discuss its main methods (such as behavioural experiments, eye-tracking, fMRI, EEG, patient studies etc.) and explore historically important work on a diverse set of cognitive processes and skills such as perception, attention, memory, knowledge representation, decision making, reasoning, language, development or social cognition. Course credits can be obtained by passing a midterm and a final exam.