PSYCH 808 - Special Seminar
Section: 007 Cognitive Neuroscience for CSCN.
Term: FA 2004
Subject: Psychology (PSYCH)
Department: LSA Psychology
Credits:
2 - 3
Advisory Prerequisites:
Graduate standing and permission of instructor.
Repeatability:
May be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

The seminar is focused on reviewing some of the latest empirical developments in cognitive neuroscience. As such, it includes coverage of the following topics:

  • Long-term veridical and illusory memories Long-term associative memory formation Learning Working memory Object recognition Attention Preparatory set Executive function Plasticity Motor function Language processing Language acquisition
  • The format of the seminar is tentatively scheduled as follows: There will be one two-hour seminar per week of the term, with each session devoted to the coverage of three to four papers. The scheduling of the seminar will occur at an organizational meeting, Wed, September 8, at noon in the Pillsbury Conference Room (the former mezzanine of the Library).

Students in the seminar, both those enrolled for course credit and those auditing the course, will be expected to lead a 30-40 minute discussion on one of the papers scheduled for each session, with discussion leaders rotating throughout the course. Students taking the seminar for credit in addition will write a review of one paper, as if they were reviewing that paper as a journal submission.

PSYCH 808 - Special Seminar
Schedule Listing
002 (SEM)
P
14307
Open
4
8PSYCH Grad
-
M 2:30PM - 5:30PM
003 (SEM)
P
28188
Open
15
19PSYCH Grad
-
M 5:00PM - 8:00PM
Note: 3 Credits.
004 (SEM)
P
14308
Closed
0
 
-
W 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Note: Section 004 - Building and Testing Structural Equation Models in the Social Sciences. 3 credits.
005 (SEM)
P
26411
Open
Wolv. Access
10PSYCH Grad
-
W 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Note: Womenstd 801-002. 3 credits.
006 (SEM)
P
26727
Open
7
 
-
TBA
007 (SEM)
P
27122
Open
4
7PSYCH Grad
-
TBA
Note: Organizational meeting Wednesday, 9/8/04, at noon. Location TBA.
008 (SEM)
P
33282
Open
Wolv. Access
3PSYCH Grad
-
Tu 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Note: Meets with Womenstd 698-007. 3 credits.
009 (SEM)
P
33900
Open
Wolv. Access
 
-
TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Note: Meets with Ling 792-005. 3 credits.
010 (SEM)
P
34888
Open
17
 
-
Th 2:30PM - 5:00PM
011 (SEM)
P
36309
Open
10
 
-
TBA
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