Perception

PREREQUISITE: PSYCH-UA 0001 or PSYCH-AD 101

STUDENTS MUST ALSO REGISTER FOR RCT SEC 002 - 005.

Carrasco, Heeger, Landy, Pelli. Offered every semester. 4 points. How do we construct a conception of physical reality based on sensory experience? Survey of basic facts, theories, and methods of studying sensation and perception. The major emphasis is on vision and audition, although other modalities may be covered. Represen-tative topics include receptor function and physiology; color; motion; depth; psychophysics of detection, discrimination, and appearance; perceptual constancies; adaptation, pattern recognition, and the interaction of knowledge and perception.

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Spring 2020

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Laurence Thomas Maloney
MW: 3:30 PM - 4:45 PM MEYR 121