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Graduate Program Regulations - Psychopharmacology

Psychology 5471 Psychopharmacology
An overview of the biological bases of psychopharmacology. Some of the topics will include gross anatomical structures and function of the CNS, neuroanatomy, neurophysiology, neuroendocrinology, pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics and behavioural mechanisms of drug action. By the end of this course, the student should have a working knowledge of the various physiological mechanisms and pathways known to mediate behaviour, and show mastery of the psychopharmacology of therapeutic and nontherapeutic drug classes.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Offering: 3-0; 0-0