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2018-2019 Catalogue 
    
2018-2019 Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PSYC 39923 - Social Cognition

Course Credit: 1
SOCIAL COGNITION This course explores how people make sense of others, themselves, and social situations. In general, social cognition examines the cognitive structures that underlie people’s judgments, decisions, perceptions, beliefs, and behaviors in social situations. Topics covered include priming, motivated cognition, attitudes, stereotypes, impression formation, social comparison, the self, and many more. Prerequisite(s): PSYC-25000; Minimum grade C-; Junior or Senior standing with advanced background in Psychology