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Cognitive Science (CGSC)

Cognitive Science Committee
Institute of Cognitive Science Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

CGSC 2001 [0.5 credit]

Introduction to Cognitive Science

An integrated background of the discipline of Cognitive Science, with an historical overview (1940's onward) and examination of the extent to which the discipline has assimilated the collective knowledge of contributing disciplines (e.g., psychology, philosophy, linguistics, artificial intelligence and neuroscience).
Prerequisite: second-year standing or permission of the Institute.
Lectures and seminars three hours a week.

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