Part 1 will explore topics in general and behavioural neuroscience, including neuroanatomy, neurochemistry, methods and disorders involving specific neurotransmitter systems. Part 2 will examine the neural basis of higher level cognitive functions, drawing on evidence from brain-damaged individuals and neuro-imaging studies.
Taught by the School of Psychology, part of the Faculty of Science
Course outline for 2014 available week 1 of the trimester.
Course outline 2012 ( 251 KB). All PDF documents require Acrobat Reader.
Internal assessment 60% and final exam 40%
Coordinator: Carolyn Wilshire.
Teaching dates 15th July 2013 - 20th October 2013