Cognitive Science

What is Cognitive Science?

Students in Cognitive Science use an interdisciplinary approach to understand the workings of the mind. This is applied to both organisms and machines, modeled through computational processes and studied biologically. Emergent properties such as intelligence and creativity are examined. Courses are taken from psychology, linguistics, computer science, philosophy, anthropology and neurosciece.

Department Social Sciences Interdisciplinary Program
Major BA in Social Sciences Interdisciplinary, Concentration in Cognitive Science
Advisor Darren Portis  
Enrolled Students 29
Address 203 Clemens Hall
Phone (716) 645-2245
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Courses Undergraduate Catalog: Social Sciences
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