Cognitive Psychology

University of Westminster

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Cognitive Psychology

  • Host University

    University of Westminster

  • Location

    London, England

  • Area of Study

    Psychology

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • UK Credits

    20
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    6
  • Overview

    The study of ?thinking? and how people process the world around them and interact with it forms a core topic in
    psychology, namely cognition. This module provides students with a broad overview of the key themes in Cognitive
    Psychology, including memory, attention, sensation and perception (including object recognition, imagery), learning
    theory, language and problem solving. Teaching will include both formal lectures and hands on activities to provide
    insight into how research into cognition is carried out.
    Assessment: Coursework (40%) ; Exam (60%).

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