PHIL209N: Know Thyself: Wisdom Through Cognitive Science is a University of Maryland course that answers the question: how do we improve our decision making? Reflection on the practical implications of some recent findings in cognitive science. Topics include variability of inter-temporal decision-making, physiology of self-control, the sin of generalization, cognitive dissonance, and more.
The subject is taught to University of Maryland students. Details for the class are here.
I’m Kevin Chen, and this is my personal website. I am a rising final-year student in the CS department at the University of Maryland. ¶ My research interests are in machine learning and theoretical computer science. I enjoy reading, filmmaking, tennis and helping out with Bitcamp.
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