PSY 438 :: Child Cognition
Spring 2014 @UH Hilo

CRN: 14987
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Pack, A
Instructional Mode: Online
Dates: 01/13/2014 - 05/17/2014
Course Prerequisites: PSY 100, 213, 214, and PSY 320 or instructor's consent.
Course Description:
How children think. A survey of how human perceptual and cognitive skills and intellectual abilities develop from infancy through early adolescence, and how cognitive development corresponds to brain development. Topics include theories of cognitive development, perception and attention, mental representation, concept development, categorization, social awareness, theory of mind, memory systems, language development, numerical competence, and approaches to the study of intelligence.
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