KOGP02, 7.5 credits
HAKOG:2, 7.5 credits
Course schedule and curriculum (Opens in new window)

This course provide fundamental insights into brain functions from a cognitive perspective and addresses the biological basis for various cognitive abilities. The course addresses such questions as: How can we recognize an object and a visual scene? What is the relationship between motivation, attention and memory? What are emotions? What is the relation between unconscious and conscious cognitive processes? How can people think about the future, make decisions and plan?

Main themes of the course:

  • Perception
  • Coding
  • Attention
  • Learning and memory
  • Language
  • Executive functions
  • Emotions
  • Consciousness and awareness

The course is given in Swedish.


Would you like to know more?

Contact our guidance counselor at +46 46 222 09 23 or studievagledare@lucs.lu.se

Course coordinator: christian.balkenius@lucs.lu.se