BIO-145 Drugs, Brains and Behavior

This course explores fundamental neuroscience concepts, with an emphasis on how the nervous system is affected by injury, toxins, aging, and disease. Societal implications of recent research will be discussed, and a component of the course will be devoted to investigating ethical issues that arise from these discoveries. Note: When the laboratory (BIO-145L) is offered with this course, it is a required co-requisite course. Corequisites: BIO-145L


3 credits