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180151 VO Introduction to Cognitive Psychology (2018S)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 18 - Philosophie

1.Termin (Vorbesprechung): Mo 5. März 2018, 9:00 - 11:00
HS 2i d. Inst. f. Philosophie, NIG, 2. Stock

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Details

max. 25 participants
Language: English

Examination dates

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

General introduction on Mo 5th March 2018, 9:00 - 11:00am
(HS 2i Inst. of philosophy, NIG, 2nd floor); the first session of the lecture will take place on friday the 9th March 2018

Friday 09.03. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal G Psychologie, Liebiggasse 5, 2. Stock
Friday 16.03. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal G Psychologie, Liebiggasse 5, 2. Stock
Friday 23.03. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal G Psychologie, Liebiggasse 5, 2. Stock
Friday 13.04. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal G Psychologie, Liebiggasse 5, 2. Stock
Friday 20.04. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal G Psychologie, Liebiggasse 5, 2. Stock
Friday 27.04. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal G Psychologie, Liebiggasse 5, 2. Stock
Friday 04.05. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal G Psychologie, Liebiggasse 5, 2. Stock
Friday 11.05. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal G Psychologie, Liebiggasse 5, 2. Stock
Friday 18.05. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal G Psychologie, Liebiggasse 5, 2. Stock
Friday 25.05. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal G Psychologie, Liebiggasse 5, 2. Stock
Friday 01.06. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal G Psychologie, Liebiggasse 5, 2. Stock
Friday 08.06. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal G Psychologie, Liebiggasse 5, 2. Stock
Friday 15.06. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal G Psychologie, Liebiggasse 5, 2. Stock
Friday 22.06. 13:15 - 14:45 Hörsaal G Psychologie, Liebiggasse 5, 2. Stock

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

The lecture provides an introduction to the field of cognitive psychology covering the fundamental topics of the field: perception, attention, memory, learning, decision making, and problem solving. The history of the discipline will be covered also as well as the main methods and, if desired, selected addtional topics such as sleep, mindfulness, and creativity.

Method: classroom-style; interactive.

Assessment and permitted materials

Written or oral exams at the end of the lecture.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Knowledge acquisition in the history, the methods, and the state of research in cognitive psychology/neuroscience.

Examination topics

Lecture; self reading (text book); witten exams.

Reading list

Ward, J. (2015). The Student’s Guide to Cognitive Neuroscience, 3rd Edition. Psychology Press.

Association in the course directory

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