Description
INTRO TO NEUROSCIENCE
This course examines the anatomy, physiology, and pharmacology of the central and peripheral divisions of the nervous system. Specific topics covered include neuronal function, synaptic transmission, sensory processing, movement, sleep and wakefulness, hunger, thirst, caloric and body fluid homeostasis, recovery of function after brain damage, and various neurological and psychiatric disorders.
Details
Grading Basis
LG/SNC Elective Basis
Units
3
Component
Lecture - Required
Offering
Course
NROSCI 1000
Academic Group
Dietrich Sch Arts and Sciences
Academic Organization
Neuroscience
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Enrollment Requirements
(BIOSC150or170or715or190orBIOL101or110)and(BIOSC160or180or191or716orBIOENG 1071orBIOL102or120)and(CHEM101or110or710or760or960orCHEM111or410)and(CHEM 102or120or720or770or970)or(CHEM420and440)or(CHEM112and114);MINGRAD:`C' for listed Courses
Typically Offered
Fall, Spring, Summer