Investigate the building blocks that make up our nervous system, and how different areas of the brain translate our sensations to our perceptions of the world. Examine how drugs affect the brain and discover new techniques for studying the neural basis of cognition and emotion. Explore emerging treatments in the fields of psychiatry and neurosurgery that help patients suffering from Parkinson's, Alzheimer's, addiction, depression and other brain maladies.
- index cards
- pens/markers/crayons/colored pencils
- hole punch
Students will need access to a webcam, computer and internet. They will meet electronically using an online platform called Moodle. Login instructions and will be sent to the email address associated with the account in advance of the class start date. For questions related to supplies or if you need technical assistance including accessing required equipment or the internet please call 503-200-5858 or email email@example.com.