Fall 2014 – Summer 2015
Cognitive Science is the multidisciplinary study of cognition in humans and machines. The goal is to understand the principles of intelligence and thought with the hope that this will lead to a better understanding of the mind and of learning, and to the development of intelligent devices that constructively extend human abilities.
An Interfaculty Program in Cognitive Science (54 credits) is offered by the following departments:
|Cognitive Science Committee Members:|
|Brendan Gillon (Linguistics)|
|Kristine Onishi (Psychology)|
|Joelle Pineau (Computer Science)|
|David Ragsdale (Neuroscience)|
|Dirk Schlimm (Philosophy )|
The Honours Cognitive Science, which is restricted to students in the B.A. & Sc., is an extension of the Interfaculty program and offers students an opportunity to undertake a research project in close association with professors in their main Arts and Science focus areas. Prior to selecting the Honours program, students should meet with the Interdisciplinary ...
For more information, see Honours Cognitive Science (60 credits).
The Interfaculty Program Cognitive Science, which is restricted to students in the B.A. & Sc., is a planned sequence of courses designed to permit students to focus on at least two relevant areas of study. Note: B.A. & Sc. students who take interfaculty programs must take at least 21 credits in Arts and 21 credits in Science across their interfaculty program ...
For more information, see Interfaculty Program Cognitive Science (54 credits).