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Fall 2021 Courses

Fall 2021 courses that may be counted towards the Cognitive Science major and minor are listed below, under headings related to the new major and minor requirements. In addition to the courses below, other 300- and 400-level courses may be counted as advanced electives with approval of the Cognitive Science Advisor. Please also check with the Cognitive Science Advisor for approval of any course marked "relevant sections of..." or "special topics in..."

New requirements for the Cognitive Science major and minor will appear in the Fall 2021 catalog, and can also be accessed here: Cognitive Science Major & Cognitive Science Minor


You may also be interested in the following Departmental pages, with full listings of their Fall courses:
Required introductory courses: 
COG SCI 110-Introduction to Cognitive Science MW 11:00-12:20pm
COMP SCI 110-Introduction to Computer Programming MWF 10:00-10:50am
COMP SCI 111-Fundamentals of Computer Programming MWF 1:00-1:50pm
STAT 202-Introduction to Statistics MWF 9:00-9:50am; 1:00-1:50pm
PSYCH 201-Statistical Methods in Psychology TTh 12:30-1:50pm
Theme: Brains & Bodies:
PSYCH 221-Introduction to Neuroscience TTh 12:30-1:50pm
Theme: Learning over Lifetimes:
PSYCH 228-Cognitive Psychology MW 11:00-12:20pm
PSYCH 244-Developmental Psychology MW 2:00-3:20pm
Theme: Models & Machines:
COG SCI 207-Introduction to Cognitive Modeling TTh 12:30-1:50pm
COMP SCI 348-Introduction to Artificial Intelligence MW 12:30-1:50pm
LING 260-Formal Analysis of Words & Sentences TTh 12:30-1:50pm
LING 334-Introduction to Computational Linguistics MW 2:00-3;20pm
Theme: Reasoning & Rhetoric:
PSYCH 373-Decision Making TTh 9:30-10:50am
Theme: Collective Cognition:
LOC 214-Culture and Cognition Does Not Meet
Elective Courses
BIOL SCI 302-Fundamentals of Neurobiology MWF 2:00-2:50pm
CSD 301-Anatomy and Physiology of the Vocal Mechanism TTh 8:00-9:20am
CSD 302-Anatomy and Physiology of the Peripheral Hearing Mechanism MW 3:30-5:20pm
CSD 376-Diagnostic & Remedial Approaches for Children With Learning Problems Does Not Meet
CSD 457-Language Science TTh 12:30-1:50pm
COMP SCI 325-Artificial Intelligence Programming MWF 4:00-4:50pm
COMP SCI 349-Machine Learning MWF 9:30-10:50am
LING 316-Experimental Syntax TTh 2:00-3:20pm
LING 450-Laboratory Phonology I TTh 11:00-12:20pm
LRN SCI 301-Design of Learning Environments Does Not Meet
LRN SCI 425-Introduction to Design for the Learning Sciences Does Not Meet
NEUROSCI 320-Animal Behavior TTh 2:00-3:20pm
NEUROSCI 360-Neuroscience of Brain Disorders MWF 3:00-3:50pm
PSYCH 324-Perception TTh 5:00-6:20pm
PSYCH 328-Brain Damage and the Mind TTh 3:30-4:50pm
PSYCH 466-Analogy and Similarity Tue 2:00-4:50pm
Relevant sections of these courses may count as electives, with approval of the Cognitive Science Advisor:
ANTHRO 390-Topics In Anthropology Multiple Sections & Topics
CSD 369-Special Topics in Communication Sciences and Disorders Multiple Sections
COMP SCI 396-Special Topics in Computer Science Multiple Sections & Topics
LRN SCI 451-Topics in Learning Sciences Does Not Meet
MUS THRY 335-Selected Topics in Music Theory MW 11:00-12:20pm
MUS THRY 435-Selected Topics in Music Theory Multiple Sections
PSYCH 391-Advanced Seminar in Cognition or Neuroscience Tue 12:30-3:20pm
PSYCH 460-Special Topics in Cognition Wed 2:00-4:50pm
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