Introduction to Cognitive Neuroscience (B, C)

PSY 257

The biological bases of higher brain function, including perception, attention, memory, language, emotion, executive functions and consciousness. Emphasis on human brain function at the macroscopic network-level, and the current theories and controversies in this rapidly growing field. Course is not recommended for freshmen. Prerequisites (one of the following): NEUROSCI 101/PSY 106, or PSY 102, or PSY 275/NEUROSCI 201/BIO 224, or NEUROBIO 195FS/NEUROSCI 195FS, or NEUROBIO 193FS/PSY 193FS/NEUROSCI 193FS, or permission of instructor. One course.

Crosslisting Numbers: 

NEUROSCI212

Curriculum Codes: 

NS