PSH 451 Cognitive Neuroscience (A)

Prerequisites: PSH 341 or PSH 351 & PSH 301 & PSH 341 or PSH 352 & PSH 322 or PSH 351 & PSH 331 or PSH 332 & PSH 384 or PSH 484 & PSH 334 or PSH 486.

This capstone course, in a writing-intensive, low enrollment seminar, introduces human cognitive neuroscience. It includes study of cortical functioning, methods of investigation, and the neural basis of cognitive processes, along with principles of neural plasticity and the role of emotion in cognition. 3 Cr.