Cognitive science is the study of the mind and its processes, including consciousness, language, learning, information processing, and decision making. At SFU this study is explored at the intersection of Linguistics, Psychology, Computing Science, and Philosophy. Through a variety of scientific and philosophical approaches, this interdisciplnary approach seeks a broader and deeper understanding of cognition.

Students in our program customize their individual programs within a set of required and recommended courses according to their developing interests. Faculty associated with our program and the Cognitive Science community at SFU contribute individually and collaboratively to a wide range of research areas.

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Want to do COGS Coop? find out more and apply to Arts Coop by June 4 for a Spring 2015 work term.

Haven't declared a major? Haven't found a match that's right for you? We'll meet new students on May 29th in Convo Mall for the campus wide Information Evening.  

Any SFU student wishing to explore your options in COGS contact the Cognitive Science Advisor at cogs-info@sfu.ca. Why not make an appointment for July to review where you're at and make sure you're on track?

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