PSYCH 4600

PSYCH 4600

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2022-2023.

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 and transformations of neural representations that enable animals to comprehend and interact effectively with their environments. 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 biological psychology, or permission of instructor.

Distribution Category (BIO-AS, PBSS-AS)

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: PSYCH 6600

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  7039 PSYCH 4600   SEM 101

    • MW Uris Hall 438
    • Jan 23 - May 9, 2023
    • Cleland, T

  • Instruction Mode: In Person