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  • PSYCHOLOGY 141    Section: 1

    COGNITIVE DEVELOPMENT

    Winter Quarter 2008

    Units: 4
    Prerequisites: Psychology 1 and Psychology 41, 140, or HDE 100A or HDE 100B.
    Course objectives: This course will address the central issues in the study of cognitive development. In this course, we will examine frameworks for studying cognitive development as well as the key questions that motivate the study of cognitive development. We will also survey development in several domains, including perception, language, concepts, memory, social cognition, math, and problem solving. Lectures and readings will focus on the scientific theories, empirical research, and research methodologies in each of these domains. Students will also gain experience reading, interpreting, and writing about the original research that drives the field of cognitive development.

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    Classroom Class Schedule Course Website
    119 Wellman T R   10:30 AM - 11:50 PM
    Instructor Instructor Email Office Office Hours
    Katharine Graf Estes , Ph.D. 102N Young Hall Thursdays 2:30-4:30 and by appointment