Cognitive Sciences

Program Type:
  • Concentration

Cognitive science is the multidisciplinary study of the mind in order to understand such concepts as consciousness, perception, memory, reasoning, and problem solving. Cognitive scientists examine the structures and processes that support mental representations, thought, and behavior.

Program Director

Patty deWinstanley

Professor of Psychology

Sample Courses

  • NSCI 201 - The Brain: An Introduction to Neuroscience 4 credits
  • PSYC 207 - Memory and Learning 4 credits
  • PSYC 209 - Complex Cognition 4 credits
  • CSCI 364 - Artificial Intelligence 4 credits