Course details

8.3396

Social Cognition

S
SS 2020 Dr. phil. habil. Annette Hohenberger
3h/wk
6 ECTS
B.Sc modules:
CS-BWP-CNP - Cognitive (Neuro-)Psychology
KOGW-PM-KNP - Cognitive (Neuro-)Psychology
M.Sc modules:
CS-MWP-CNP - Cognitive (Neuro-)Psychology
KOGW-MWPM-KNP - Major subject Cognitive (Neuro-)Psychology

Master elective course
Wed: 8-11

The course has no prerequisites. It is concerned with the mechanisms and manifestations of social cognition in humans over the life span. Special emphasis is laid on the evolutionary, cultural, and neurophysiological bases of prosocial behavior, cooperation, empathy, and altruism.