Spring 2020 - PSYC 280 C100
Introduction to Biological Psychology (3)
Class Number: 7706
Delivery Method: Distance Education
Course Times + Location:
Exam Times + Location:
Feb 25, 2020
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
SWH 10041, Burnaby
Apr 14, 2020
12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Prerequisites:PSYC 100. Recommended: BISC 101.
Surveys the major areas in biological psychology. Topics include the basics of neuroanatomy and nerve cell function, the behavioral and physiological effects of drugs and hormones in the nervous system, evolutionary perspectives on the brain and behavior, and the biopsychology of vision, the chemical senses, hearing, movement, biological rhythms, sex, and cognitive processes. Breadth-Science.
- Mid-term Exam 30%
- Final Exam 35%
- Term Paper 20%
- Quiz 15%
MATERIALS + SUPPLIES:
Behavioral Neuroscience 9th Edition (2019) Author: S. Marc Breedlove and Neil V. Watson ISBN: 978-1605359076
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