Sir Wilfred Grenfell College

SPECIALIZATION IN COGNITIVE STUDIES

The Specialization in Cognitive Studies is an interdisciplinary programme offered to candidates at Sir Wilfred Grenfell College for the degree of Bachelor of Arts.

SPECIALIZATION SUPERVISORS:

Dr. Leslie Cake, Psychology

Dr. Gunars Tomsons, Philosophy

REQUIREMENTS FOR A SPECIALIZATION IN COGNITIVE STUDIES

Students at Sir Wilfred Grenfell College may complete a Bachelor of Arts Degree with a Specialization in Cognitive Studies by successfully completing one hundred twenty credit hours including the following:

1. Candidates are required to complete a total of sixty-three specified credit hours within the Cognitive Studies Specialization:

- twenty-seven credit hours in Philosophy which must include 1001, 1003, 2200, 2210, 2220, 3120, 3160, 4200, 4250.

- twenty-seven credit hours in Psychology which must include 1000, 1001, 2425, 2825, 2925, 2950, 3325, 3425, 4910.

- nine credit hours in Cognitive Studies which must include 4000, 4001, 4950.

2. Elective courses to be chosen in consultation with Specialization Supervisors.

Suggested Schedule for Courses Required by the Specialization in Cognitive Studies

YEAR 1

SEMESTER 1

SEMESTER 2

Psychology 1000 Psychology 1001
Philosophy 1001 Philosophy 1003

YEAR 2

SEMESTER 1

SEMESTER 2

Psychology 2925 Psychology 2950
Psychology 2425 Philosophy 2210
Philosophy 2200

YEAR 3

SEMESTER 1

SEMESTER 2

Psychology 2825 Psychology 3425
Philosophy 2220 Philosophy 3120
Psychology 3325 Philosophy 3160

YEAR 4

SEMESTER 1

SEMESTER 2

Psychology 4910 Philosophy 4200
Philosophy 4250 Cognitive Studies 4001
Cognitive Studies 4000
Cognitive Studies 4950


NOTE: In addition to meeting the requirements stated above for the Specialization in Cognitive Studies, students must also fulfil the Bachelor of Arts Degree requirements as defined by the CORE PROGRAMME. (See Core Programme Requirements under General Regulations above.)


Last modified on October 8, 1997 by MaryJane Puxley

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