Nov 19, 2019  
Rensselaer Catalog 2017-2018 
    
Rensselaer Catalog 2017-2018 [Archived Catalog]

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COGS 4330 - Introduction to Cognitive Neuroscience


This survey course is intended as an introduction to Cognitive Neuroscience. The topics covered will focus on exploring the neural underpinnings for cognitive processes, such as sensation, language, attention, motor control, executive functions, social communication, emotions, consciousness, and learning/memory. Basic aspects of nervous system function and neuroanatomy, brain development/evolution, structural and functional imaging techniques, and other research methods used in Cognitive Neuroscience will be discussed.

 

Prerequisites/Corequisites: PSYC 1200, PHIL/PSYC/COGS 2120, or permission of instructor.

When Offered: Spring term annually.



Cross Listed: PSYC 4330.

Credit Hours: 4



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