UE918 - PHIL 101 - Introduction to philosophy of cognitive science

Type d'UE
Initiation/introduction
Disciplines
Philosophie et épistémologie, Psychologie et sciences cognitives
Page web
https://cogmaster.ens.psl.eu/en/program/m1-program-13570 
Langues
anglais
Mots-clés
Philosophie Sciences cognitives
Aires culturelles
-

This course has three main objectives. First, it aims to provide a foundation in some of the major classical issues in the philosophy of cognitive science. Second, it aims to trace how cognitive science has developed since the 1950s. Third, the course aims to provide a solid foundation in American-style academic writing; especially argument-analysis, critical discussion, and argument-construction.

1. What is philosophy of cognitive science?

2. The dark ages

3. The cognitive revolution

4. The computational theory of mind (CTM)

5. CTM: Psychological laws

6. CTM: Whither content?

7. Connectionism

8. Connectionism: rejoinders

9. Architecture: modularity

10. Architecture: massive modularity

11. Architecture: mapping the brain

12. Putting it all together

 

  • Sciences cognitives – M1/S1
    Suivi et validation – semestriel hebdomadaire = 4 ECTS
    MCC – contrôle continu
  • Denis Buehler [référent·e]   maître de conférences, ENS / Institut Jean-Nicod (IJN)
Contacts additionnels
cogmaster@psl.eu
Informations pratiques

The complete syllabus of the course is available on the Cogmaster's website. For any information, please contact the secretariat of the Cogmaster.

Direction de travaux des étudiants
-
Réception des candidats
-
Pré-requis

None.

  • Autre lieu Paris
    ENS 29 rue d'Ulm 75005 Paris (salle à préciser)
    1er semestre / hebdomadaire, vendredi 17:00-19:00
    du 25 septembre 2020 au 15 janvier 2021


Intervenant·e·s


  • Denis Buehler [référent·e]   maître de conférences, ENS / Institut Jean-Nicod (IJN)

Planning


  • Autre lieu Paris
    ENS 29 rue d'Ulm 75005 Paris (salle à préciser)
    1er semestre / hebdomadaire, vendredi 17:00-19:00
    du 25 septembre 2020 au 15 janvier 2021


Description


Type d'UE
Initiation/introduction
Disciplines
Philosophie et épistémologie, Psychologie et sciences cognitives
Page web
https://cogmaster.ens.psl.eu/en/program/m1-program-13570 
Langues
anglais
Mots-clés
Philosophie Sciences cognitives
Aires culturelles
-

This course has three main objectives. First, it aims to provide a foundation in some of the major classical issues in the philosophy of cognitive science. Second, it aims to trace how cognitive science has developed since the 1950s. Third, the course aims to provide a solid foundation in American-style academic writing; especially argument-analysis, critical discussion, and argument-construction.

1. What is philosophy of cognitive science?

2. The dark ages

3. The cognitive revolution

4. The computational theory of mind (CTM)

5. CTM: Psychological laws

6. CTM: Whither content?

7. Connectionism

8. Connectionism: rejoinders

9. Architecture: modularity

10. Architecture: massive modularity

11. Architecture: mapping the brain

12. Putting it all together

 


Master


  • Sciences cognitives – M1/S1
    Suivi et validation – semestriel hebdomadaire = 4 ECTS
    MCC – contrôle continu

Renseignements


Contacts additionnels
cogmaster@psl.eu
Informations pratiques

The complete syllabus of the course is available on the Cogmaster's website. For any information, please contact the secretariat of the Cogmaster.

Direction de travaux des étudiants
-
Réception des candidats
-
Pré-requis

None.