Introduction to Cognitive Psychology (COMP40250)
Credits 7.5 Subject Computer Science
Level 4 School Computer Science
Semester   Information Semester One Module Coordinator Dr Fintan Costello

This module provides a thorough introduction to the core ideas in modern Cognitive Psychology. As such, it will cover the main components of the cognitive system (e.g., working memory, long-term memory, thinking processes), sketching the key findings in psychology, computational models and neurological underpinnings throughout. The module will also involve group project work in designing, constructing, and running a cognitive experiment, right through to write-up.

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