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Explore cognition in humans by selecting from five of the certificate tracks

2015 Weinberg Symposium

2015 Weinberg Symposium
The Cognitve Science of Moral Minds (Hosted by The Weinberg Institute for Cognitive Science)

Neurolaw 2

Rethinking rationality and its bounds (2013 Symposium hosted by Psychology Department)


Neurolaw (2014 Symposium hosted by Philosophy Department)

Three headed dragon

Bilingualism (2012 Symposium hosted by Liguistics Department)
(Artist: Sarah Thomason)


Thought. Language. Choice. Learning. Emotion. Motivation. How does the mind work, and why does it work the way that it does? Is your brain a biological computer? What is the nature of human agency, the relationship between the mental and the physical?

Cognitive Science is an exciting, fast-growing, and revolutionary area of study which seeks to develop integrated explanations of mind, brain, and behavior. Drawing on concepts and methods from a range of related fields — including linguistics, psychology, philosophy, neuroscience, and computer science — Cognitive Science students acquire a truly interdisciplinary knowledge base and a multifaceted set of analytic skills.

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Cognitive Science Info Sessions

Want to declare your major? Interested in learning more about the program? Attend an Info Session!

  • Thursday, November 5th 1:30-2:30pm
  • Friday, November 6th 10:00-11:00am


Cognitive Science Advising Appointments

Sign up for a general advising appointment HERE!


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