PSYCH 3300

PSYCH 3300

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2018-2019.

Covers the basic ideas and techniques involved in computational neuroscience. Surveys diverse topics, including neural dynamics of small networks of cells, neural coding, learning in neural networks and in brain structures, memory models of the hippocampus, sensory coding, and others.

When Offered Fall (offered alternate years).

Permission Note Enrollment limited to: 50 students.
Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: BIONB 2220 or permission of instructor.

Distribution Category (PBS-AS)

Outcomes
  • Basic understanding of current theories of brain function.
  • How to construct representations from tuning curves.
  • Plasticity and how it relates to memory.
  • Models of human memory.

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Syllabi: none
  • 16159PSYCH 3300  LEC 001

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  • 16160PSYCH 3300  LEC 002

  • 16161PSYCH 3300  LAB 401