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BIO-376   Neurophysiology3 credits

Prerequisites: BIO-330

Corequisites: BIO-376L

This course serves as an introduction to the structure and function of the nervous system. Topics include neurodevelopment, gross organization of the brain and spinal cord, biophysical properties of excitable cells, synaptic transmission, the processing of sensory information, motor control, and higher cognitive functions such as learning and memory. Laboratory studies include comparative neuroanatomy, the molecular and cellular basis of behavior in invertebrates, and neurophysiology.

BIO-376L   Neurophysiology Laboratory1 credit

Prerequisites: BIO-330

Corequisites: BIO-376

The laboratory course for BIO-376.