This minor exposes students to Cognitive Science, the interdisciplinary study of the mind. Courses in the minor come from psychology, computer science, philosophy, and linguistics and provide a framework for addressing issues related to human-computer interaction, theory of mind, artificial intelligence, education, marketing, and many other areas.
Psychology majors are not eligible for the minor and should instead pursue the Cognitive Science Concentration within their major.
A. The Minor
18 semester hours, 9 hours from the core, 3 hours in computer science, and 6 hours from the list of approved electives.
B. Core (9 hours)
PSYC 1030, 3303, 3530.
C. Computer Science Requirement
Select one course from the following:
COMP 1800, 4001, 1900(4).
D. Electives (6 hours-cannot be from Major)
Select two courses from the following:
PHIL 3460, 4421, 4661, ECON 4512, COMP 2700, 4720, MATH 2120, 4083, ENGL 3511