Knowledge and Cognition (3 credits)

Submitted by nhinrich on Tue, 04/17/2012 - 13:27
Course Listing

PHIL 442/542

Course Description

Issues in philosophy and psychology of knowledge, with emphasis on cognitive mechanisms. Perception, memory, concepts, mental representation, problem-solving, reasoning and rationality.  Courses for which students receive the grade of P (Pass) do not satisfy requirements for the M.A. or Ph.D. or minor in philosophy.  Graduate-level requirements include an in-depth research paper on a central theme or topic of the course.  Typically offered in Fall.