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
Internal assessment 60% and final exam 40%
Coordinators: Carolyn Wilshire, Bart Ellenbroek. Other instructor: Susan Schenk.
Teaching dates 11th July 2016 - 21st August 2016
Teaching dates 5th September 2016 - 16th October 2016