Perception and the Brain


Explores capacities and limitations of human sensory systems. How the sense organs detect objects and events and what brains then do with that information. Concentrates primarily on the visual system, with some forays into other sensory modalities. Prerequisites: Psychology 102 or 106/107/Neuroscience 101/102. Prior course in statistics is strongly recommended.
Curriculum Codes
  • R
  • W
  • NS
Cross-Listed As
  • PSY 378L
Typically Offered