Cognitive psychology, theory and appli.

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Jaar 2019/20
Vakcode PSMCB-2
Vaknaam Cognitive psychology, theory and appli.
Niveau(s) master
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester I b

Uitgebreide vaknaam Cognitive psychology, theory and applications
Leerdoelen Upon successful completion of this module, the students will
- have an overview of recent developments in cognitive psychology and neuroscience,
- understand how fundamental research can be applied to practical problems.
Omschrijving In this course, recent developments in cognitive psychology

and neuroscience will be discussed on the basis of
contemporary and applied topics in science and society
(including topics related to healthy ageing, cognitive
enhancement, or consumer research). Every week, one
particular topic within the context of applied cognitive
research will be discussed. Students will have prepared the
topic the week before. The course assignment consists of
writing a proposal for an innovative applied project (similar to
an NWO Take-off proposal).
Uren per week 3
Onderwijsvorm intervisie, werkcollege
Toetsvorm dossier, essay, presentatie, werkstuk (individueel)
(grade will be based on a) short reports on the weekly assignments, b) presentations, c) valorisation proposal)
Vaksoort master
Coördinator dr. K.S. Pilz
Docent(en) dr. K.S. Pilz
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Journal articles available on-line
Opmerkingen Knowledgde of psychology at the bachelor level is assumed.
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
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Ma psychologie (EN)  (Ma psychologie (Cognitive Psychology and Psychophysiology)) 1 semester I b keuze F
Msc Philosophy, Politics and Economics 1 semester I b keuze