Credit units: 3
Offered: Either Term 1 or Term 2
Weekly hours: 3 Lecture hours
College: Arts and Science
Department: Psychology and Health Studies
This course surveys the neurophysiological and cognitive mechanisms underlying perception, with special emphasis on vision and hearing. It focuses on the fundamental principles of sensory information processing, including basic structure and function of sensory receptors, neural pathways of sensory systems, and the cognitive processes that organize, identify, and interpret sensory information.
Prerequisite(s): PSY 120.
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