Spring 2023 - PSYC 280 E100
Introduction to Biological Psychology (3)
Class Number: 6861
Delivery Method: In Person
Course Times + Location:
Tu 5:30 PM – 8:20 PM
SWH 10081, Burnaby
Prerequisites:PSYC 100. Recommended: BISC 101.
Surveys the major areas in biological psychology. Topics include the basics of neuroanatomy and nerve cell function, the behavioural and physiological effects of drugs and hormones in the nervous system, evolutionary perspectives on the brain and behaviour, and the biopsychology of vision, the chemical senses, hearing, movement, biological rhythms, sex, and cognitive processes. Breadth-Science.
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