PSY 227 Cognitive Processes (3 credits)
How do we acquire, store, retrieve, and use knowledge? This course studies how we make sense of our experience by exploring human information processing, the representation and organization of knowledge, and the uniqueness of higher cognitive skills. Topics covered include intelligence, attention, perception, memory, imagery, language, problem solving, and creativity. Special emphasis will be placed on the underlying neuropsychology of normal cognition and cognitive disorders.