Human Experimental Psychology (An Introduction to Cognitive Science)

Course Description

This course is a survey of human experimental psychology and cognitive science with an emphasis on research design, methodology and scientific report writing. Research design and methodology will be illustrated and integrated through a selected review of concepts and research in neurophysiology, sensation, perception, and memory.

Class Details

CRN Course Section Days Times Instructor Loc
47103 PSYC 3 1Z ···R··· 10:30 AM-11:20 AM Susan Thomas ONLINE
······· TBA-TBA
MTW···· 10:30 AM-11:20 AM

Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2021-04-05 to 2021-06-25.

Footnote Information

PSYC-003.-01Z-: This is an online lecture, laboratory class with SOME scheduled meetings as noted in the class listing. The rest of the class can be completed independently each week on the student's own time. Students must have access to a computer, the internet and an individual email address. Most De Anza classes will use the Canvas course management system. We recommend a laptop or desktop computer to successfully complete the course; a tablet or phone may not be adequate for all assignments and tests. Information about Canvas and Online Education Orientation can be found in Canvas on the Student Resources page: The Student Online Resources hub with extensive information and tips can be found at

Course Details

6 Units
Five hours lecture, three hours laboratory (96 hours total per quarter).
Gen Ed
General Education Class
Program Status
Program Applicable
Credit - Degree Applicable
Grading Method
Letter Grading


See general education pages for the requirement this course meets.
EWRT 1A or EWRT 1AH or (EWRT 1AS and EWRT 1AT) or ESL 5; PSYC 1.
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