Currently Offered Courses - Fall 2019

NEUR 314 - Introduction to Neurobiology

Same as MCB 314. See MCB 314.

NEUR 403 - Memory and Amnesia

Same as PSYC 403. See PSYC 403.

NEUR 417 - Neuroscience of Eating & Drinking

Same as FSHN 417 and PSYC 417. See PSYC 417.

NEUR 433 - Evolutionary Neuroscience

Same as IB 436, PHIL 433 and PSYC 433. See PSYC 433.

NEUR 450 - Cognitive Psychophysiology

Same as PSYC 450. See PSYC 450.

NEUR 453 - Cog Neuroscience of Vision

Same as PSYC 453. See PSYC 453.

NEUR 461 - Cell & Molecular Neuroscience

Same as MCB 461. See MCB 461.

NEUR 500 - Topics in Neuroscience

Critical reading and discussion of current papers from the neuroscience literature, and discussion of other relevant topics such as ethics and career and professional skills development. Grading based on attendance and participation. Approved for letter and S/U grading. May be repeated to a maximum of 2 hours. Prerequisite: Enrollment in Neuroscience Ph.D. program or consent of instructor.

NEUR 520 - Advanced Topics in Neuroscience

Survey of current research in modern neuroscience. 0 or 1 graduate hours. No professional credit. Approved for S/U grading only. May be repeated.

NEUR 542 - Interdisciplinary Approaches to Neuroscience I

Introduction for graduate students to the breadth and inter-disciplinary nature of Neuroscience, and to the topic areas investigated broadly by faculty of the Neuroscience Program (NSP). The course emphasizes concepts and methods rather than facts, and includes discussions and career development lectures. Team taught by multiple NSP faculty, senior students and postdocs, the course covers topics on the evolution of the nervous system, and cognitive, behavioral and clinical neuroscience. Same as MCB 542 and PSYC 542. 2 graduate hours. No professional credit.

NEUR 590 - Indiv Topics Neuroscience

Individual topics of research supervised by Neuroscience faculty. Usually taken in one of the eight Neuroscience concentration areas: 1) neuroanatomy, 2) neurophysiology, 3) cognitive and behavioral neuroscience, 4) neurochemistry, neuropharmacology and neurotoxicology, 5) neuroendocrinology and neuroimmunology, 6) developmental genetic and molecular neuroscience, 7) clinical and biomedical neuroscience, 8) computational neuroscience. Typically taken by students before they choose their thesis topic. Approved for S/U grading only. May be repeated in the same or subsequent terms. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.

NEUR 598 - Proseminar in Psychology

Same as PSYC 598. See PSYC 598.

NEUR 599 - Thesis Research

Research on the thesis topic and preparation of the thesis. Approved for S/U grading only. May be repeated in the same or subsequent terms. Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.