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PSY 3780: The Visual System

PSY 3780. The Visual System

[Formerly PSY 236]

Interdisciplinary approach to the ways that humans see and interpret their visual environment. Structure of the eye and brain, including optics. Physiology of individual cells and groups of cells. Machine vision and models of visual function, visual attention, and mechanisms of complex visual perception. Prerequisite: 1111 section 1, 2, or 3 or 1200; or a major in Child Development, Child Studies, or Cognitive Studies. [3] (MNS)