Neurobiology Memory Cognition
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In this course we will explore the neurobiological mechanisms that allow animals, humans included, to store, process and recall information used to guide behavior. We will discuss topics that include cellular and chemical mechanisms of synaptic plasticity, network theories of brain function, cognitive enhancement, and the neurobiology of psychiatric disorders. Through reading and discussion of review articles and the primary scientific literature, students will gain an in-depth understanding of how neurochemistry, neuroanatomy, and neurophysiology translate into behavior and complex cognitive abilities. (PSYC 0301 or by waiver; open to junior and senior psychology and neuroscience majors only) 3 hrs. sem.
- Fall 2012
- McCardell Bicentennial Hall 331(MBH 331)
- 12:15pm-1:30pm on Monday, Wednesday (Sep 10, 2012 to Dec 7, 2012)
- Mark Stefani
- Prog in Neuroscience
- Social Sciences
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- PSYC0433A-F12 *
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