Cognitive Science Courses

Cognitive Science: CGS

Lower-Division Courses

Upper-Division Courses

CGS 360. Cognitive Science: The Study of Mind.

An introduction to the study of mind known as cognitive science, focusing on key areas such as vision and language, cognition and problem solving, artificial intelligence. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. May be repeated for credit when the topics vary. Prerequisite: Upper-division standing.

Topic 1: Introduction to Cognitive Science. Same as Linguistics 373P and Philosophy 365 (Topic 2). Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Only one of the following may be counted: Cognitive Science 360 (Topic 1), Linguistics 373 (Topic 7), 373P, Philosophy 365 (Topic 2). Additional prerequisite: Upper-division standing.

CGS 365. Bias.

Same as Human Dimensions of Organizations 365 and Linguistics 365. An interdisciplinary introduction to bias from the perspectives of psychology, political science, business, philosophy, and linguistics. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Only one of the following may be counted: Cognitive Science 365, 360 (Topic: Bias), Linguistics 365, 350 (Topic: Bias), Human Dimensions of Organizations 330 (Topic: Bias), 365. Prerequisite: Upper-division standing.

Graduate Courses

CGS 380. Advanced Topics in Cognitive Science.

Three lecture hours a week for one semester. May be repeated for credit when the topics vary. Prerequisite: Graduate standing and consent of instructor.

Topic 1: Introduction to Cognitive Science. Same as Linguistics 392 (Topic 1: Introduction to Cognitive Science), Philosophy 383C, and Psychology 394U (Topic 3: Introduction to Cognitive Science). Only one of the following may be counted: Cognitive Science 380 (Topic 1), Linguistics 392 (Topic 1), 393 (Topic: Introduction to Cognitive Science), 393 (Topic: Topics in Cognitive Science), Philosophy 383 (Topic: Introduction to Cognitive Science), 383C, Psychology 394U (Topic 3).

Professional Courses