NEUR 1520 INTRODUCTION TO NEUROSCIENCE I (3 credits)
The nervous system is intricate, complex, and is the subject of one of the most exciting fields in the life sciences. This course is part 1 of a 2-semester sequence designed for neuroscience majors or students who are contemplating neuroscience as a major. This course will focus on understanding how the nervous system interacts at the cellular and molecular levels: anatomy and function of neurons, communication within and between neurons, and how neurons interact to perceive and process sensory information.
Prerequisite(s)/Corequisite(s): High school biology and chemistry. Not open to non-degree graduate students.