PSY-336 Psychology of Human Vision: Theory and Application

Students will examine the anatomy of the eye and brain and theories of human vision. Reading and class discussion will be supplemented by application of anatomy and theory to watching movies and similar visual experience. You will have to apply the anatomy and understanding of brain processes to understand how vision allows us to construct the illusion of seamless visual experience. Flaws in common understanding of the visual system will be investigated in depth.


3 credits