Cognitive and Affective Processes
Psychology College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences
Theory and research in perception, attention, language, problem solving, and other thinking processes.
Grade Rule 8: A, B, C, D, E, I (Standard grade rule)
or equivalents; or instructor's consent.
Contains content featured in the Graduate Record Examination (GRE).
Knowledge of cognitive psychology
Students will be able to develop a broad knowledge of the principles and findings of cognitive psychology. Assessed by: Exams
Knowledge of basic mental processes
Students will be able to know how basic mental processes are influenced by affect, individual differences, and psychological/neurological disorders. Assessed by: Exams
Apply principles and findings
Students will be able to apply these principles and findings to situations that they will encounter in their daily lives and in their careers. Assessed by: Exams, In-class presentations
Develop communication skills
Students will be able to further develop their communication skills. Assessed by: In-class presentations