Fundamentals of Neuroscience (B)

NEUROSCI 201

Introduction to neuroscience, including: basic physiology; microstructure and anatomy of neural tissues; mechanisms of neuronal development and integration; sensory-motor control; auditory, visual, and olfactory systems; the neural foundations of animal behavior; and the evolution of nervous systems. Emphasis on the development and critical evaluation of neuronal theories of brain function using biochemical, mathematical, and/or deductive/inductive models of reasoning and experimentation.Not recommended for first-year students. Prerequisite: Chemistry 20 credit or higher and Biology 20 credit or higher; for neuroscience majors, Neuroscience 101/Psychology 106 or Neuroscience 102/Psychology 107 is strongly recommended.

Crosslisting Numbers: 

PSY275
BIOLOGY224

Curriculum Codes: 

NS, STS