FUNDAMENTALS NEUROSCI

BIOLOGY 224

Introduction to neuroscience: basic physiology; microstructure and anatomy of neural tissues; mechanisms of neuronal development and integration; sensory-motor control; auditory, visual, and olfactory systems; neural foundations of animal behavior; evolution of nervous systems. Emphasis on development and critical evaluation of neuronal theories of brain function using biochemical, mathematical, and/or deductive/inductive models of reasoning and experimentation. Pre-requisites: Chemistry 101DL or equivalent; Neuroscience 101/Psychology 106 is required for Neuroscience majors; must have completed or be currently enrolled in Biology 201L or 202L; not recommended for first year students. Instructor: Bilbo or Meck

Location: 
Old Chem 116
Instructor: 
Meck, Warren