Rationality 300

Department of Cognitive Sciences

Per iridis ad astra

The aim of this course is to to apply the discovery of biases like the conjunction fallacy, the affect heuristic, and scope insensitivity in order to improve thinking skills. It includes research on cognitive biases human brains fall prey to when thinking and deciding.

Instructor
V. Oles
Office
Neill 120
Office Hours
MWF 8:00-10:00 PM
Text
Pattern Classification by Richard O. Duda.
Grading
There will be one quiz worth 50 points. Class interaction will be worth 450 points.