Academic Catalog 2019-20

PSY 3041 Animal Cognition

An introduction to cognitive abilities of non-human species. A review of various examples of intelligent behavior in other species, including spatial cognition and navigation, time perception, problem solving, tool use, culture and language. We will look at empirical evidence for intelligence in the behavior of both captive and wild animals. (Note: PSY 3041 meets Group 1 requirement).


1.00 unit