TDVSP3 Special Lecture III

Faculty of Arts
Autumn 2013
Extent and Intensity
0/0/0. 10 credit(s). Type of Completion: k (colloquium).
doc. Mgr. Radim Bělohrad, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
doc. PhDr. Radim Brázda, Dr.
Department of Philosophy - Faculty of Arts
Supplier department: Department of Philosophy - Faculty of Arts
Comprehension in a foreign language (English, German or other major languages).
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
At the end of the course students should be able to describe the contents of the discipline of cognitive science, the problems it deals with, its methodology and the challenges it must face.
  • 1. Cognitive science as a multidisciplinary field, history and focus.
  • 2. The mind-machine analogy and its various forms.
  • 3. Challenges for cognitive science.
    required literature
  • Další povinné a doporučené zdroje jsou součástí e-learningového kurzu
  • PETRŮ, Marek. Fyziologie mysli : úvod do kognitivní vědy. Vyd. 1. Praha: Triton, 2007. 385 s. ISBN 9788072549696. info
  • THAGARD, Paul. Úvod do kognitivní vědy :mysl a myšlení. Vyd. 1. Praha: Portál, 2001. 231 s. ISBN 80-7178-445-1. info
Teaching methods
Assessment methods
3 on-line tests, minimal pass level 60 percent.
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
The course is taught each semester.
Teacher's information
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2008, Spring 2009, Autumn 2010, Autumn 2011, Autumn 2012, Autumn 2014, Autumn 2015, Autumn 2016, Autumn 2017, Autumn 2018, Autumn 2019, Autumn 2020, Autumn 2021.
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