NEUROSCI 102: Biological Bases of Behavior (Team-based Learning)

Spring 2022

Instructor: Minna Ng

This course is an introduction to neuroscience that explores the methods, models and reasoning that have led to discoveries about brain-behavior relations. Students learn and apply concepts in neuroanatomy, neurophysiology, synaptic transmission, the somatic sensorimotor system, vision, emotions, attention and consciousness, memory and learning, sexual differentiation and orientation, and psychopathology.

In-class experiences are organized around principles of team-based learning, with students collaborating in small teams for readiness assessments and team applications.

This course fulfills gateway requirement for Neuroscience major. First years are welcome.

Cross-listings
  • PSY 107
Curriculum Codes

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