PSY-225 - Cognitive Psychology: Learning & Memory

3 credits

How do we remember our experiences, learn new information, make decisions, solve problems, and perceive the world around us? What are attention, emotion, and creativity? And what happens when these cognitive processes break down? Cognitive Psychology: Learning & Memory, explores these processes of thought and mind and how we research them. Students will learn theories, methods, and concepts of cognitive psychology and apply them to everyday life including their own learning.

Prerequisite(s): PSY 101  (minimum grade C-).

Mass Transfer Block: Credits earned in this course are counted towards the MassTransfer Block Behavioral and Social Sciences requirements.