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Département Psychologie
Domaine Psychologie
Matière Psychologie
Code L071.0620  
Titre Cognitive Neuroscience
Semestre SA 2013
Cursus Master
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Code d'affichage CC 
Mode d'évaluation Par enseignement
Crédits ECTS
Acquis pédagogiques

Students should be able:

• to explain how Cognitive Neuroscience became a discipline, its aims, questions and methods

• to evaluate the strengths and weaknesses of modern functional brain imaging techniques

• to define the functional organization and hierarchical processing of the human visual cortex

• to understand the principles of brain reading and evaluate the limits of this approach

• to understand the principles of brain reading and evaluate the limits of this approach in the context of time resolved signals

• to understand the idea of the brain as an information processing system

• to contrast evidence for and against domain specificity for face processing

• to explain face processing disorders

• to define the functional organization of emotion and social judgment brain mechanisms.

• to understand how culture impacts on human cognition.

 

 
Modalités d'évaluation

The form of examination is written. Students will have the possibility to write a critical review during the course to contribute towards the final mark (50% of the final mark).