PSYC 180 Critical Thinking: Biases and Illusions (3 unités)

Offert par : Psychology (Faculty of Science)

Vue d'ensemble

Psychology : The course provides students tools to become critical information consumers. Topics include: cognitive tools people use to make intuitive evaluations, factors that bias judgment, errors in calculation, and a general, conceptual introduction to statistical and methodological issues. Illustrative examples will range from medical and economic decision-making to illusions and fraud.

Trimestres : Ce cours n’est pas au programme de l’année universitaire 2015-2016.

Chargés de cours : Aucun professeur n’est associé à ce cours pour l’année universitaire 2015-2016.

  • Winter

  • Restriction: This course cannot be used to replace PSYC 100