PSYC51H3 Cognitive Neuroscience of Vision

This course will provide an in-depth examination of research in the field of visual cognitive neuroscience. Topics will include the visual perception of object features (shape, colour, texture), the perception of high-level categories (objects, faces, bodies, scenes), visual attention, and comparisons between the human and monkey visual systems.

Prerequisite: 

PSYB51H3 and [PSYB55H3 or (PSYB65H3)] and [(PSYB01H3) or (PSYB04H3) or PSYB70H3)] and [PSYB07H3 or STAB22H3 or STAB23H3]

Exclusion: 

PSY380H

Enrolment Limits: 
100
Breadth Requirements: 
Natural Sciences
Note: 

Priority will be given to students enrolled in the Specialist/Specialist Co-op program in Neuroscience Cognitive stream, and the Specialist/Specialist Co-op and Major programs in Psychology and Mental Health Studies. Students enrolled in the Minor program in Psychology will be admitted as space permits.