The course gives an introduction to human cognition for those interested in how we perceive and interpret our the world around us, how our attention and our memory works, how we make decisions and solve problems, and the role language has for our though processes. In addition to lectures and seminars, lab experiments offer hands-on experience of some of the central phenomena.
Brief contents: perception, attention, memory, language, decision making and problem solving
General entry requirements and Mathematics 2a or 2b or 2c, Civics 1b or 1a1+1a2
Results-National university aptitude test-Academic credits
Applicants in some programs at Umeå University have guaranteed admission to this course. The number of places for a single course may therefore be limited.
The online application opens 15 September 2022 at 13:00 CET.
Application deadline is
17 October 2022. How to apply
Application and tuition fees
As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.