Course Discription: 

This course provides students a coherent overview of both classic and contemporary data on nature of cognition that spans a broad spectrum of subjects. Main objectives of this course are to: familiarize the students with the critical evaluation of experimental data and their relations to current models of human cognition and prepare the students for advanced study in specialized areas of cognitive psychology. 

Recommended Books


  1. Galotti, K. M. (2013). Cognitive Psychology in and out of laboratory (5th edition). Publisher: Vicki Knight.
  2. Robert, J. S., & Karin, S. (2016). Cognitive Psychology (7th edition). Nelson Education, Ltd.

Suggested Books


1. Sternberg, R. J. & Sternberg, K. (2012). Cognitive Psychology (6th edition). Belmont, CA: Wadsworth.   

System of Evaluation.

Sessional  20 (Assignment submission= 10 marks, Class participation= 5, Attandance=5) 

Viva: 25

Mid Exam 30

Final exam 25

CLASS TIMINGS:  Bs 8th Reg (Wednesday, Timg: 09:30-11:00am), (Thursday: 8:00-9:30 AM).