Academic Bulletin 2022-2023 
    Sep 25, 2023  
Academic Bulletin 2022-2023 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

NEURO 120 - Foundations of Neuroscience II

Credits: 4
An application of fundamental concepts of neuroscience to behavior and mental processes. We examine the role of neuroanatomy, neurophysiology, and neuropharmacology in complex behaviors and cognition. Specific topics include sexual behavior, circadian rhythms, motivation, emotion, visual perception, attention, language, learning, memory, and mental illness. The format of this course includes lectures, discussions, student presentations, and a research paper. We also engage in laboratory demonstrations and experiments.

Prerequisite: NEURO 110 .

Distribution Requirements: SB, SP.