Fall 2009 not offered
This course explores our perceptual systems and how they create and shape our experience of the world around us. We will consider the neurophysiology of perceptual systems as well as psychological approaches to the study of perception, covering all of the human senses with a special emphasis on vision. Class demonstrations will introduce students to interesting perceptual phenomena.
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|Course Format: Lecture / Discussion||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Prerequisites: PSYC105 OR [NS&B213 or BIOL213 or PSYC240]
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CIS)(EDST-MN)(EDST)(NS&B)(PSYC)(SISP)
Wolfe, Kleunder, Levi, et al, SENSATION & PERCEPTION, (2005), Sinauer Associates Inc.
Selected journal articles TBA
|Examinations and Assignments: |
Four reaction papers based on readings (1-2 pages), four in-class examinations, a comprehensive final examination.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
This is a column 1 Breadth Requirement course.
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