PSYC 736 (01) - Attention Disorders

Attention Disorders

Durham   Liberal Arts :: Psychology
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2022 - Full Term (01/25/2022 - 05/09/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 57071
Attention encompasses several cognitive functions including, but not limited to, the ability to select relevant from irrelevant stimuli, to maintain goal-directed behavior over time, and to process multiple streams of information at once. This course explores how the normal brain "attends", and the consequences of dysfunction in neurochemical systems hypothesized to mediate these abilities including dementia, attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and schizophrenia. Prereq: PSYC 402; PSYC 502; PSYC 531;/or permission.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course
Instructors: STAFF

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/25/2022 5/9/2022 MW 12:40pm - 2:00pm MCC 245
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The prerequsites for this course are PSYC 531 (Psychobiology), PSYC 502, and PSYC 402