PSY 740 (01) - Biopsychology


CPS Online   Coll of Professional Studies :: Psychology-CPSO
Online Course Delivery Method: Online Asynchronous
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Term 1 (08/28/2023 - 10/20/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 16656
This course addresses the relationship between the brain and behavior to provide an overview of the biological basis of thoughts, actions, and feelings. Topics may include basic functional neuroanatomy and physiology, sleeping and dreaming, emotion, biopsychological research methods, learning and memory, development of the brain, sensation and perception, motor control, language and lateralization, substance use and neuropharmacology, emotion, and behavioral health problems (for example, stress-related disorders, anxiety, depression, or schizophrenia) and their pharmacological treatment. Comprehension will be enhanced through the application of biopsychological principles to understand everyday behavior and solve practical problems. NOTE: SCI 490 recommended.
Advisor Approval Required. Contact your Academic Advisor for approval and registration.
Prerequisite(s): IDIS 560 or IDIS 501G
Equivalent(s): PSY 601G, SCI 600G
Mutual Exclusion : PSYC 531
Campuses not allowed in section: Durham
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Phys & Natural World (Gen Ed), Online (no campus visits), EUNH
Instructors: Elizabeth Reed

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 10/20/2023 Hours Arranged ONLINE