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PSY 432 : Cognitive Development: Language, Thinking, and Perception

Prerequisites: PSY 431 or consent of instructor. Priority enrollment given to psychology and child and adolescent development majors.
Description: Cognitive development is studied from two dominant approaches--Piagetian and information processing. The textbooks used are collections of articles by leading theoreticians and researchers in the areas of perception, attention, mental representation (episodic and semantic), and problem solving.
Units: 3
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