Fall 2006 not offered
This course will provide a broad introduction to the biological basis of behavior. We will explore the relationships among evolution, brain structure, neural function, psychology and behavior. Topics will include basic nervous system function, hormones and sexual behavior, psychopharmacology, sleep and biological rhythms, motivation, and affective disorders.
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|Course Format: Lecture||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Prerequisites: PSYC101 OR PSYC105 OR [NS&B213 or BIOL213]
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: None
Rosenzweigh, M. R., Breedlove, S. M., Watson, N. V., BIOLOGICAL PSYCHOLOGY: AN INTRODUCTION TO BEHAVIORIAL AND COGNITIVE NEUROSCIENCE, 4th Ed., Sinauer Associates, Inc., 2005
|Examination and Assignments: |
4 in-class exams and 3 papers
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
This is a column 1 Breadth Requirement course.
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