Consciousness

PHIL 1520 S01 [CRN: 16547]

Topics will include: (i) the different features of various types of consciousness; (ii) dualist, physicalist, and representationalist theories of experience; (iii) the nature of pain and other bodily sensations; (iv) the nature of conscious thought; (v) the qualitative dimension of perception; (vi) introspection; (vii) the roles of attention and working memory in perceptual consciousness; (viii) blindsight, inattentional blindness, hemineglect, and related phenomena; (ix) the unconscious; and (x) what it is for a state of consciousness to be unified. WRIT
Term
Fall 2017
Credit Hours
1
Maximum Enrollment
50
Course Attributes
Writing - Designated Courses
Primary Instructor
Instructor
Instructor
Meetings
13:00 - 13:50 Mon, Wed, Fri - from Sep 6, 2017 to Sep 15, 2017
13:00 - 13:50 Mon, Wed, Fri - from Sep 18, 2017 to Dec 21, 2017
Exam Group Code
06