PSYCH 4501: Advanced Behavioral Neuroscience

August 7, 2017

Advanced discussion of contemporary issues in behavioral neuroscience, including: synaptic pharmacology, drugs, and behavior, neurodegenerative diseases and the biological bases of psychopathology. Prereq: A grade of C- or above in 2200 and 2300, and a grade of B or above in 3313; or a grade of B or above in 3313 and Neurosc 3000, and Neuroscience major. Not open to students with credit for 501.

Credit Hours: 
3.0
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Meets the following Psychology Major Goals:


Knowledge Base in Psychology

  • Describe key concepts, principles, & overarching themes in psychology
  • Develop working knowledge of psychology's content domains
  • Describe applications of psychology

Scientific Inquiry & Critical Thinking

  • Use scientific reasoning to interpret psychological phenomena
  • Demonstrate psychology information literacy
  • Engage in innovative & integrative thinking & problem solving
  • Interpret, design, & conduct basic psychological research


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