PSYCH 4600

PSYCH 4600

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

Neurons generate action potentials.  Brains underlie feeding, fighting, fleeing, and reproduction, also navigation, attention, sociality, art, and science.  What about the middle part?  This advanced seminar course examines the construction of neural circuits and systems that enable achievement of behavioral goals.  The curriculum emphasizes integration across levels of analysis and organization, including cellular and synaptic physiology, the emergent properties of networks, energy and information management, quantitative modeling, cognitive algorithms, and adaptive behavioral outcomes.

When Offered Spring.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: Two courses in neuroscience or bilogical psychology or permission of instructor.

Distribution Category (PBSS-AS)

Comments Co-meets with PSYCH 6600.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Combined with: PSYCH 6600

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17112PSYCH 4600  SEM 101