BRAIN AND BEHAVIOR
Session
Academic Term
Class Number
32906
Career
Undergraduate
Dates
1/19/2021 - 4/23/2021
Units
3 units
Grading
LG/SNC Elective Basis
Description
This course analyzes the relations between brain function and overt behaviors. Topics include: the control of movement, sensory processing, mechanisms controlling sleep, arousal, and other circadian rhythms, hunger and thirst, learning and memory, the biological bases of neuropsychiatric disorders, and the functioning of the cerebral hemispheres. Many clinical disorders will be discussed including language disorders, amnesia, epilepsy, depression, anxiety, schizophrenia, and Alzheimers disease.
Class Attributes
DSAS Natural Science General Ed. Requirement
SCI Polymathic Contexts: Science Seq.GE. Req.
SCI Polymathic Contexts: Science NonSeq.GE. Req.
Class Notes
The planned operational mode for this class when meeting in-person is ROTATED COHORT. For more information please visit http://www.provost.pitt.edu/students/student-success-flexpitt/flex-pitt-guarded-risk-posture-rotated-cohort-classroom/

Class Details
Instructor(s)
Badr Albanna
Meets
MoWeFr 9:30AM - 10:20AM
Meeting Dates
01/19/2021 - 04/23/2021
Room
109 Barco Law Building
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Location
Pittsburgh Campus
Components
Lecture Required
Textbooks/Materials
Textbooks to be determined
Class Availability
Status
Open
Seats Taken
74
Seats Open
24
Class Capacity
98
Unrestricted Seats
24
Restricted Seats
0
Wait List Total
0
Wait List Capacity
20