PSYC 0312 - Behavioral Neuroscience

Credits: 3

A broad introduction to the field of behavioral neuroscience will be provided by utilizing examples reflective of the interdisciplinary nature of the field. The course will cover content related to foundational topics such as cells of the nervous system, neuroanatomy, basic neurophysiology, neurotransmitters, and general actions drugs. Building on this foundation, subsequent course topics will include neural development, sensory systems, sleep and wakefulness, hunger, emotions, and learning and memory.

Prerequisites: PSYC 0101  and either BIOL 0104  or BIOL 0106 .

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