NEUR:101 Introduction to Neuroscience.

This course introduces students to the interdisciplinary field of neuroscience: the study of the neural basis of complex behavioral and cognitive phenomena. Topics include the structure and function of the nervous system, basic neurophysiology, development, memory and attention, sensory systems, psychopathology, and the impact of neuroscience research on society. This course includes a laboratory component where students will be actively engaged in the process of scientific inquiry. 4 SH. CC: Scientific Explanations.