Psychology of Thinking

PSY 252

Overview of high level cognitive processes in both theoretical and applied areas. Emphasis on the research designs, methods, and reasoning for understanding how people engage in categorization, problem solving and decision making. The social implications of cognitive testing and an appreciation of the role of human factors in a technological age. Recommended prerequisite: one previous psychology course.
Curriculum Codes
  • STS
  • SS
Typically Offered
Fall Only