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Module code:PSYCGD01 (Add to my personalised list)
Title:Introduction to Cognitive Science
Credit value:15
Division:Division of Psychology and Language Sciences
Module organiser (provisional):Dave Lagnado
Organiser's location:Bedford Way
Organiser's email:d.lagnado@ucl.ac.uk
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Module outline:The course introduces basic issues in the philosophy of mind that are relevant to research in psychology. Topics will include: Causation; Dualism, Functionalism, Identity Theories; Computational Models of the Mind; Mental Causation; Theories of Consciousness and Free will.  
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Module timetable:https://timetable.ucl.ac.uk/tt/moduleTimet.do?firstReq=Y&moduleId=PSYCGD01 
Module assessment:Essay (3,000 words) 100.00% 
Notes:This option module is available only for students from: MSc CoDeS, MSc Research Methods and and a limited number of Dual Masters students.  
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Last updated:2015-09-23 09:44:35 by ucjtpho