Home

academics

HST 723
Audition: Neural Mechanisms, Perception and Cognition

Term: Spring

Course Director(s): Daniel Polley, Josh McDermott
Time:
TBD
Location:
TBD
Course Website:
None
Prerequisite:
Permission of instructor
Restrictions:
None
MIT Units:
6-0-6 (G-Level Credit)
Harvard Units:
N/A
Neural structures and mechanisms mediating the detection, localization and recognition of sounds. General principles are conveyed by theme discussions of auditory masking, sound localization, musical pitch, cochlear implants, cortical plasticity and auditory scene analysis.