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Course syllabus UVKV07_6B - Introduction to Cognitive Sciences (MTF - WS 2020/2021)


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University:
Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty:
Faculty of Materials Science and Technology in Trnava
Course unit code: UVKV07_6B
Course unit title:
Introduction to Cognitive Sciences
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
lecture1 hour weekly / 13 hours per semester of study (on-site method)
13 hours per semester of study (combined method)
seminar
1 hour weekly / 13 hours per semester of study (on-site method)
13 hours per semester of study (combined method)

 
Credits allocated:
2
 
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Level of study: 1., 1. + 2.
Prerequisites for registration:
none
 
Assesment methods:
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Learning outcomes of the course unit:
The students will gain knowledge about the basic characteristics of cognitive sciences and their methods. They are able to analyse the essence of interdisciplinary research of cognitive processes and current paradigms of scientific explanation of cognition.

 
Course contents:
Definition of the term cognitive science. Cognitive linguistics, computational science, and cognitive neurology. The research of the brain damage. The psychophysical problem (relation between mental and physical). The cognition and language: the structure of language, relation of language, and thinking.
 
Recommended or required reading:
Basic:
BEDNÁRIKOVÁ, M. Introduction to Cognitive Linguistics [elektronický zdroj]. Krakow : Towarzystwo Slowakow w Polsce, 2013. ISBN 978-83-7490-597-8.
BEDNÁRIKOVÁ, M. Introduction to Cognitive Science [elektronický zdroj]. Krakow : Towarzystwo Slowakow w Polsce, 2013. ISBN 978-83-7490-613-5.
THAGARD, P. Úvod do kognitivní vědy. Praha: Portál, 2001. ISBN 80-7178-445-1.
BERMÚNDEZ, J. Cognitive Science. An Introduction to the Science of the Mind. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2010. ISBN 978-0-521-70837-1.
KEIL, F. -- WILSON, R. The MIT Encyklopedia of The Cognitive Sciences. Massachusetts: The MIT Press, 2001. ISBN 0-262-23200-6.
PETRŮ, M. Fyziologie mysli. Úvod do kognitivní vědy. Praha: Triton, 2007. ISBN 978-80-7254-969-6.
BECHTELL, W. Philosophy and the Neurosciences. Oxford: Blackwell Publishers, 2001. ISBN 0-631-21045-8.

 
Language of instruction:
slovak or english
 
Notes:
 
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 1043

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33,7 %
33,1 %
19,4 %
12,1 %
1,7 %
-0,0 %
Name of lecturer(s):
Mgr. Sláva Němcová (examiner, instructor, lecturer) - slovak
Mgr. Ivana Novotná, PhD. (examiner, instructor, lecturer, person responsible for course) - slovak
 
Last modification:
6. 9. 2019
Supervisor:
Mgr. Ivana Novotná, PhD. and programme supervisor


Last modification made by Ing. Erika Kuracinová on 09/06/2019.

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