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Course SO-08-26.1001-K-7

Perception and Action (2S, 3.0 LP)

Course Type

SWS Type Course Form CP (Effort) Presence-Time / Self-Study
2 S Seminar 3.0 CP 28 h 62 h
(2S) 3.0 CP 28 h 62 h


CP, Effort 3.0 CP = 90 h
Position of the semester 1 Sem. in SuSe
Level [7] Master (Advanced)
Language [EN] English
Area of study [SO-CSP] Cognitive Science and Psychology
Livecycle-State [NORM] Active

Possible Study achievement

  • Verification of study performance: practical exercises (successful participation)
  • Examination number (Study achievement): 38214 ("Perception and Action")


The seminar reviews classic and grounded views on the nature of cognition, its dynamics, and its relation with action. Students will use Matlab simulations to help visualize and learn the new concepts (e.g., stability of cognitive states, space- time continuity of representations, sensorimotor integration and selection of information).

Requirements for attendance (informal)


Requirements for attendance (formal)


References to Course [SO-08-26.1001-K-7]

Module Name Context
[INF-93-71-M-7] Cognitive Science WP: Obligation to choose 2S, 3.0 LP
[SO-07.2603-M-6] Perception - Specialized Seminars WP: Obligation to choose 2S, 3.0 LP