Comparative Communication and Cognition module (PY50439)

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Credits

20

Module code

PY50439

Allows students to better understand the nature of communication and cognition from a comparative psychology viewpoint, developing understanding of a variety of contemporary topics in behaviours of domestic cats (Felis catus) and dogs (Canis familiaris) (e.g. perception, action, cognition, communication). Includes situating human communication and cognition with a comparative psychology framework, and contemporary approaches to cat and dog behaviours (e.g. perception, action, cognition, communication).

(20 credits)