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Cognitive Psychology

Enrolment code: KHA353

Offered: Launceston: semester 1

Special note: this unit is part of the accredited program in Psychology and must be taken by students proceeding to Honours in Psychology.

Unit description:

Provides an advanced coverage of issues in learning, memory and cognition. 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.

Staff Dr M Summers (Coordinator), Mr P Tranent For information on staff, turn to relevant Faculty website University phone and email search phone    email
Unit weight 12.5% To see normal University Admission requirements
Teaching pattern 2x1-hr lectures and 2-hr lab class weekly (13 wks) Timetable
Prerequisites KHA201 or KHA200 or KHA250  
Corequisites KHA351  
Mutual exclusions KHA306, KHA300  
Assessment mode 2-hr exam in June (50%), lab reports totalling 2,500 words (50%). Satisfactory performance in the lab component is required for a full pass. Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
Required texts etc Solso RL, Cognitive Psychology, 6th edn, ISBN 0205309372 Library Catalogue
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Majors: [Discipline and school information] Psychology  
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