Allgemeine Psychologie II

PSY_B_20b: Forschungsorientierte Vertiefung. Kognitionsforschung


Recording where and how long people look has become an important method for investigating how the mind and brain work. This option course on ?Eye Movements and Visual Cognition? will explore what eye movements can tell us about visual attention in everyday tasks like reading, scene perception, and visual search. Lecture slides and readings will be in English, but the lectures will be delivered in German.


Core literature: Liversedge, S. P., Gilchrist, I. D., and Everling, S. (Eds.) (2011). The Oxford Handbook of Eye Movements. Oxford: Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/oxfordhb/9780199539789.001.0001 Rayner, K. (2009). Eye movements and attention in reading, scene perception, and visual search. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 62(8), 1457-1506. doi:10.1080/17470210902816461