Courses & Units

Cognitive Psychology KHA353

Note:

This is an advanced level unit in the Psychology major (Launceston campus)

Introduction

Provides an advanced coverage of issues in memory, attention, decision-making and problem-solving, as well as advanced issues in cognition such as creativity. Laboratory exercises and demonstrations illustrate and develop significant concepts introduced in the lectures, and students work in groups to design and conduct their own experiment investigating a relevant aspect of learning, memory or cognition.

Summary

Unit name Cognitive Psychology
Unit code KHA353
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of Health and Medicine
School of Medicine
Discipline Psychology
Teaching staff

Mr P Tranent (Coordinator)

Level Advanced
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

This unit is currently unavailable.

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Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education
1 090701

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Requisites

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

One 2-hr lecture weekly and One 2-hr lab class weekly for 10 weeks

Assessment

2-hr Exam (50%), Lab Reports totalling 3000 words (50%)

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Textbooks

Required

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