Intro Neuroscience

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2013
Subject Name: 

Psychology

Course Number: 
226
Institution: 
Amherst College

(Offered as NEUR 226 and PSYC 226.) An introduction to the structure and function of the nervous system, this course will explore the neural bases of behavior at the cellular and systems levels. Basic topics in neurobiology, neuroanatomy and physiological psychology will be covered with an emphasis on understanding how neuroscientists approach the study of the nervous system. Three class hours and four hours of laboratory per week.

Requisite: PSYC 212 or BIOL 181 or 191. Limited to 36 students. Spring semester. Professors Turgeon and Graf.

Linked Course: 
Y
Linked Course Comments: 

You must take one section for each of the following coreqs : PSYC-226L,PSYC-226F

Instructor Permission Required: 
Y
Crosslisted Section ID: 
NEUR-226-01,PSYC-226-01
Schedule #: 
PSYC-226-01-1213S

Course Sections

Intro Neuroscience
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0

Ethan Graf, Sarah Turgeon

egraf@amherst.edu; smturgeon@amherst.edu

MWF 10:00AM-10:50AM

MERR 3