May 27, 2024  
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog

PSYC 500 - Psychology of Language


Examination of cognitive, motor, and physiological processes involved in production and comprehension of spoken and written language from a psychological perspective. Emphasis on issues, methods, and explanatory models in psychology relevant to the transmission of information via reading, writing, listening, and speaking. Topics include reader/text and listener/speaker characteristics, mental representations, memory, conversational interchanges, and pragmatics.

Prerequisites & Notes
PRQ: PSYC 245 or PSYC 345, or consent of department.

Credits: 3