PHIL 3422 Philosophical Issues in Cognitive Science
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as PHIL 5.
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3 hours; 3 credits
Introduction to select foundational issues in cognitive science. Consideration of such topics as concept formation, meaning, representation, language, reasoning, consciousness, rationality, the human mind, and machine intelligence.
Prerequisite: Core Curriculum 1210 [2.1], or Core Studies 10, or one course in philosophy, or a course in computer and information science, or a psychology course, or permission of the chairperson.