PSYCH 5608: Introduction to Mathematical Psychology

August 7, 2017

Survey of mathematical and computational modeling in psychology. Topics include psychophysical scaling, information processing, probabilistic choice, signal detection theory, model comparison, and Bayesian graphical modeling. Prereq: A grade of C- or above in 2300 and 3321; a grade of C- or above in 3321 and a grade of B or above in 3313 and Neurosc 3000, and Neuroscience major; or Grad standing.

Credit Hours: 
3.0

Meets the following Psychology Major Goals:


Knowledge Base in Psychology

  • Describe key concepts, principles, & overarching themes in psychology

Scientific Inquiry & Critical Thinking

  • Use scientific reasoning to interpret psychological phenomena
  • Interpret, design, & conduct basic psychological research

Professional Development

  • Refine project-management skills


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