PHI6016 Cognitive Studies Seminar

Outline:

Cognitive science is a research field in which philosophy, psychology, neuroscience, linguistics, computer science, and anthropology come together to discover how the mind works. This module aims to:

  • introduce students to major theoretical issues in cognitive science;
  • help students to see how empirical evidence drawn from different disciplines is relevant to key issues in cognitive science;
  • equip students with an understanding of the philosophical importance of cognitive science.