Cognitive Science @ Hofstra
Hofstra University's Cognitive Science program is dedicated to understanding the mind from a variety of disciplinary perspectives. It investigates the nature of cognition, perception, feeling and action. A minor in Cognitive Science complements the major in one of the Hofstra Cognitive Science departments: Biology, Computer Science, Linguistics, Mathematics, Philosophy, Psychology and Speech Sciences.
A minor in Cognitive Science
- Equips students with an understanding of the human mind and human behavior derived from many disciplines, from Plato to artificial intelligence to contemporary neuroscience
- Allows students to acquire analytical skills and models of human behavior that are valuable in a wide variety of career paths, as well as to graduate study in religion, speech, anthropology, literature, history, biology, psychology, philosophy, education, law and business
- Gives students a multi-disciplinary and multi-faceted understanding of the sciences of human behavior