This is an intermediate level unit in the Behavioural Science major
This unit expands the study of cognition introduced in KHA113. Lecture topics include perception, object recognition, attention, memory, language, and thinking. In practical classes students are introduced to psychological research through demonstrations and activities in areas related to the lecture topics. Students will broaden their understanding of cognitive processes, and further develop their research-based skills including: searching for scientific literature, critical analysis and synthesis of information, research design, data analysis and interpretation, and scientific reporting of research findings.
|Faculty/School||Faculty of Health and Medicine
School of Medicine
Dr Jim Sauer (Hobart), Dr Jason Satel (Launceston)
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).
Unit census dates currently displaying for 2018 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2018 will be available from the 1st October 2017.
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|1||2017: $793.00||2017: $2,207.00||090701|
Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.
Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.
KHA106 and KHA107, or KHA113 and KHA114
You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:
KHA306 and KHA353
One 2-hr lecture weekly and ten 2-hr practical classes/activities.
2-hr Exam in June (50%), Assignments totalling 2,500 words (50%)
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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