Minors

Psychology Minor (18 credits)

Required Coursework

  • PSYC 101 Introduction to Psychology
  • PSYC 203 Introduction to Psychological Research
  • four psychology courses at the 200-level or above (see course listing)

Cognitive Science Minor (20 credits)

Required Coursework (11 credits)

  • PSYC 290 Introduction to Cognitive Science
  • PSYC 220 Quantitative Methods
  • PSYC 301 Experimental Psychology

Electives in the Cognitive Science Minor (nine credits)

Students select three courses from outside their major. Electives must be from at least two departments. No more than one Psychology elective course counts toward the minor in Cognitive Science.

  • CMPT 183 Foundations of Computer Science I
  • CMPT 184 Foundations of Computer Science II
  • CMPT 280 Assembly Language and Computer Architecture
  • CMPT 285 Discrete Mathematical Structures
  • CMPT 287 Data Structures and Algorithms
  • CMPT 384 Systems Software
  • CMPT 388 Foundations of Artificial Intelligence
  • LNGN 300 Syntax
  • LNGN 301 Semantics
  • LNGN 302 Pragmatics
  • LNGN 445 Natural Language Processing
  • LNGN 420 Language and Mind
  • PHIL 266 Philosophy of Science
  • PHIL 270 Philosophy of the Mind
  • PSYC 305 Physiological Psychology
  • PSYC 308 Perception
  • PSYC 313 Cognition
  • PSYC 314 Psychology of Judgment and Decision Making
  • PSYC 340 Human Learning and Memory
  • PSYC 348 Psycholinguistics
  • PSYC 490 Seminar in Cognitive Science
  • CSND 410 Neuro-physiological Bases of Communication
  • CSND 500 Speech and Language Acquisition