Academic Catalog

COGS512 COGNITIVE ALGORITHMS

Course Code: 9020512
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Cognitive Sciences
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
Course Coordinator: Assist.Prof.Dr UMUT ZGE
Offered Semester: Fall and Spring Semesters.

Course Content

Algorithmic approaches to the study of cognition; how cognition differs from other computational problem domains; issues of representation in cognition; search and constraint propagation in cognition; issues of algorithmic complexity in cognition; issues of computational architecture in relation to representation and algorithms in cognition; philosophical issues concerning the computational and representational theories of mind.