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Undergraduate | USA-BEHL2018 | 2024

Cognitive Psychology

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Explore the fundamental mental processes that underlie human behaviour. You’ll cover aspects of cognition including language, memory, and decision-making. Dive into the research. Unpack the mind’s processes—how people find, store, and use information.

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Study method
100% online
Subject may require attendance
Entry requirements
No ATAR needed,
No prior study
10 weeks

Start dates

  • 8 Jan 2024
  • 24 June 2024
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Cognitive Psychology

About this subject

  • By the end of this 10-week course, you’ll be able to: 

    1. Describe the interactive nature of different aspects and stages of the process of cognition. 
    2. Demonstrate an understanding of the processes involved in cognition. 
    3. Critically evaluate research in cognitive psychology. 
    4. Apply cognitive psychological theory to real-world issues.

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No entry requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

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