Psychology and Brain Sciences | Sensation and Perception
P329 | 26603 | Craig, J.


This course provides an introduction to sensation and perception.
The course is divided into 4 sections.  Section 1 covers the methods
by which experimental psychologists study sensory processes and
basic auditory processes.  Section 2 covers basic visual processes.
Section 3 covers visual perceptual processes and speech.  Section 4
covers the remaining senses with an emphasis on touch.  Anatomy and
physiology of the senses are discussed as well as some of the
applied aspects of sensory psychology.  Exams are of the short
answer variety.  There are 4 writing assignments.