Why do we do the things we do? How does behavior change? How is the brain organized and how does it control behavior? How does memory work? How do we process auditory information and use it to understand the world? Explore fundamental concepts in psychology and neuroscience and how to apply this knowledge to understand and better our everyday life. Topics will include brain and behaviour, sensation and perception, learning and memory, language and music, intelligence and creativity, behavioural psychology, and disorders and disease.
Course Learning Outcomes
- Upon successful completion of the course, you will be able to…..
- Identify the fundamentals of how the brain controls human behaviour
- Employ behavioural methods to alter and better your own life
- Have a basic understanding of the principles neuroscience and psychology