NYU Steinhardt

Foundations of Cognitive Science

  • Course Number: EDCT-GE 2174
  • Hours: 30
  • Units: 3
  • Description: Introduction to cognitive science applied to teaching, learning, & the design of instructional media. Readings include developments in cognitive science & descriptions & analysis of instructional programs developed in a cognitive science framework. The design & implementation of cognitive learning & teaching strategies are examined through class demonstrations, discussions, on-line activities, readings & projects. E-mail, World Wide Web, mailing lists, newsgroups, & other Internet applications are used to build a framework for network-based learning & teaching.
  • Old Course Number: E19.2174