2020-2021 Catalog 
    Jan 27, 2022  
2020-2021 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PSY61012 - Cognitive & Affective Bases of Behavior

(2 units)
An overview of the interdependencies of cognition and emotion. Discussion of the cognitive processing systems will include research on creative thinking, conscious and unconscious processing, problem solving and cognitive structure. Related areas of sensation, perception, memory, learning, cognition, emotion, motivation and psychophysiological processes are explored. Discussion of emotion will focus on cognitive precursors and consequences of emotional states, as well as the biological and social bases of emotion.