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Graduate Program Regulations - Behavioural Endocrinology

Psychology 5475 Behavioural Endocrinology
An in-depth review of the field of behavioural endocrinology, the study of how hormones affect behaviour and neural substrates. Specific topics will include basic concepts in endocrinology (e.g., the major classes of hormones, hormone synthesis, storage, release, transport, and deactivation), an examination of research methods used in the study of hormones and behaviour in both humans and animals, and a critical examination of research on hormonal effects on human behaviour (e.g., hormones and mood, hormones and memory, effects of hormone-like environmental toxins).
Credit Weight: 0.5
Offering: 3-0; or 3-0