Autobiographical memory, collective memory, basic memory processes, judgment and decision making, cognitive aspects of survey methodology.
An introduction to the study of human memory. Topics include verbal learning and interference theory, the short-term/long-term memory distinction, semantic memory, working memory, sensory memory, autobiographical memory, amnesia, and implicit memory. The emphasis will be on developing coherent theoretical accounts of the evidence. Prerequisite: PSYCO 258. [Faculty of Arts]Fall Term 2021
Review and discussion of special theoretical or methodological topics, or a novel or emerging research areas in contemporary psychology. Prerequisites: PSYCO 104 or SCI 100, and PSYCO 105, and STAT 141 or 151 or 161. Note: Consult with the Department for the specific topic offered each year and any additional prerequisites. [Faculty of Arts].Fall Term 2021 Winter Term 2022