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Psychology (PSYC) Courses Listing - Foundations of Behavioural Neuroscience

Psychology 2401 Foundations of Behavioural Neuroscience
Behavioural Neuroscience is concerned with how the brain, the peripheral nervous system, and the endocrine system control behaviour. Emphasis will be placed on the physiological mechanisms of behaviour including understanding organ, cellular and biochemical functions. Topics will include an introduction to brain anatomy, neurophysiology, behavioural endocrinology, sensory systems, motor systems, sleep physiology, physiology of learning and memory, biology of mood disorders, and neuropsychopharmacology.
Credit Weight: 1.0

Psychology 1100 or 1.0 FCE from Type C or permission of the Chair of the Department of Psychology

Offering: 3-0; 3-0
Course Classifications:
  • Type C: Engineering, Mathematical and Natural Sciences
  • Type D: Health and Behavioral Sciences