PSY 142 - Cognitive Development

Approval Status


Date Reviewed

October 2012

PSY 142. Cognitive Development (4) COSMIDES, GERMAN Prerequisite: Psychology 1, 5, 7, and 105; open to psychology, biopsychology and interdisciplinary studies majors only. Development of cognition from birth to maturity. Piagetian, Soviet, and information processing theories and research. Primary emphasis on normal human development; secondary emphases on abnormal and animal cognition. Infant perception and cognition, early childhood competencies, cognitive underpinnings of academic skills.