PSYC 139B Consciousness

Provides a psychological study of human consciousness. Aim is to explore the following questions: What is consciousness? Where does consciousness come from? What functions does consciousness have in everyday cognition? How do we best scientifically study consciousness? These issues are examined from the perspective of contemporary research in cognitive science. Satisfies seminar requirement. Satisfies senior comprehensive requirement.


Prerequisite(s): Entry Level Writing and Composition requirements and PSYC 100. Enrollment is restricted to senior psychology, philosophy, anthropology, linguistics, and cognitive science majors.