PSY 205 Neuroscience Foundations (3 credits)
This course will introduce students to the diverse disciplines of the neurosciences, with an emphasis on methodologies and historical research and perspectives. Students will obtain an understanding of the anatomy of the central and peripheral nervous system, with a specific focus on electrical and chemical cellular transmission, and the pharmacology of synaptic transmission. Prerequisite: A declared Behavioral Neuroscience minor, or the permission of the director of the Behavioral Neuroscience minor.
(This course is an elective that can also be used to satisfy the requirements of the Behavioral Neuroscience minor. Prerequisites: PSY 100 or PSY 101.)