PSYC 713W (01) - Psychology of Consciousness

Psychology of Consciousness

Durham   Liberal Arts :: Psychology
Online Course Delivery Method: Hybrid / Blended
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Full Term (08/28/2023 - 12/11/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 13025
Explores questions of consciousness What is it? How does it develop? Are infants and animals conscious? Why did consciousness evolve? Includes a review of historical background, including the ideas of Jaynes, Paiget, James, Freud, and others. Contemporary topics may include the role of language and other representational systems, blindsight, subliminal perception, priming and other implicit cognitive phenomena, hypnosis, confabulation and attribution, dreaming, multiple personality and conceptions of self and free will, from simultaneous perspectives of phenomenology, behavior, and neuroscience. Specific topics governed by class interests.
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Prerequisite(s): PSYC 402 and PSYC 502 and PSYC 513
Equivalent(s): PSYC 713, PSYC 713H
Only listed majors in section: PSYCHOLOGY
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Online with some campus visits, EUNH
Instructors: Kelly Peracchi

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 Hours Arranged ONLINE
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 MW 1:10pm - 2:00pm MCC 230