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Visual Cognition

  • Number of credits 7.5 Credits
  • Level Master’s level
  • Starting Spring Term 2019

About the course

Course deals with vision as information process with a focus on the computational challenges of artificial and biological visual system. Special emphasis is placed on specified problems that arise for general visual system and how artificial and biological visual system tries to solve them. In this course basic recording, perceptual organization, depth and categorization is covered.

Application and eligibility

Visual Cognition, 7.5 hp

Det finns inga tidigare terminer för kursen Spring Term 2019 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen

Starts

Lectures begin on week starting 21 January 2019

Ends

Lectures end during the week of 18 February 2019

Study location

Umeå

Language

English

Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Required Knowledge

90 credits in the subject area of cognitive science or equivalent. These 90 credits should include the following courses:
Logic and Formal Methods, 7.5 hp, Cognitive Psychology, 7.5, Programming in Python, 7.5 hp and Application
Programming, 7.5 credits, or equivalent. Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper Secondary course English A. Where the language of instruction is Swedish, applicants must prove proficiency in Swedish to the level required for basic eligibility for higher studies.
 

Selection

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.

Application code

UMU-F2110

Application

The online application opens 01 June 2018 at 13:00 CET. Application deadline is 15 August 2018.

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.

Application fee

SEK900

Tuition fee, first instalment

SEK20,625

Total fee

SEK20,625

Starts

Lectures begin on week starting 21 January 2019

Ends

Lectures end during the week of 18 February 2019

Study location

Umeå

Language

English (upon request)

Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Required Knowledge

90 credits in the subject area of cognitive science or equivalent. These 90 credits should include the following courses:
Logic and Formal Methods, 7.5 hp, Cognitive Psychology, 7.5, Programming in Python, 7.5 hp and Application
Programming, 7.5 credits, or equivalent. Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper Secondary course English A. Where the language of instruction is Swedish, applicants must prove proficiency in Swedish to the level required for basic eligibility for higher studies.
 

Selection

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.

Application code

UMU-21100

Application

Please note: This application round is intended only for applicants within the EU/EEA and Switzerland. Online application service in Swedish will open 17 September 2018 at 13:00 CET. Application deadline is 15 October 2018.

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.

Application fee

SEK900

Tuition fee, first instalment

SEK20,625

Total fee

SEK20,625

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