Courses

Please consult the online course catalog for complete course information. Course registration information can be found on the Student Information System website.

Neuroscience Core Courses (Required of All Majors)

  • 080.203 Neuroscience: Cognitive (formerly Cognitive Neuroscience), Rapp/Park, Spring
  • 080.305 Neuroscience: Cellular and Systems I (formerly Nervous System I), Hendry/Zhao, Fall
  • 080.306 Neuroscience: Cellular and Systems II (formerly Nervous System II) Hendry/Zhao, Spring
  • 080.250 Neuroscience Lab, Gorman/Trageser, Fall and Spring

Please note that the list of upper levels and their POS tag may change each semester.

Fall 2018

Course NumberCourse NameInstructorDay/TimeLimitFocus Area
AS.020.303GeneticsCunningham/Hoyt/
Fisher
MWF 10:00-10:50320CM
AS.050.339Cognitive DevelopmentYarmolinskayaT 1:30-420CG
AS.050.346Decoding the BrainTaoM 3-5:30
W 3-5:30
18 (2 sections)CG/CP
AS.050.375Probabilistic Models of the Visual CortexYullieTTh 9:00-10:158CG/ST/CP
AS.080.301Behavioral Assessment of Animal Models of Cognition and Neuropsychiatric DisordersSmithMWF 12:00-1:0030ST/CG
AS.080.308NeuroeconomicsTrageserWF 12:00-1:1530ST/CP
AS.080.310Synaptic Function and Plasticity Lee/KirkwoodWF 3:00-4:1519CM
AS.080.336Effects of Other Organs on the Nervous System Function
(writing intensive)
FarahMW 1:30-2:4530ST
AS.080.345Great Discoveries in NeuroscienceBarabanTTh 3:00-4:1530CM/ST
AS.080.348Science of Learning (writing intensive)GormanTTh 12:00-1:1518CG/ST
AS.080.360Disease & Disorders of the Nervous SystemHendryTTH 4:30-5:45100CM/ST
AS.080.370The Cerebellum: Is it just for motor control?DesmondTTh 10:30-11:4530CG/ST
AS.200.313Models of Mind and Brain HoneyTTh 10:30-11:4519CG/CP
AS.200.324Choosing the 'champion' animal in neuroscience researchSallesTTh 10:30-11:45
TTh 1:30-2:45
18 (2 sections)ST
AS.200.376PsychopharmacologyAdwanikar/Sterbing-d'angeloTTh 12-1:1575CM/ST
AS.200.382Models of PsychotherapyPapadakisTTh 1:30-2:4519CG
AS.250.205.01-.06Introduction to ComputingDamjanovic or ProcopioMWF 10:00-10:50/
MWF 3:00-3:50/
TTh 9:00-10:15/
TTh 12:00-1:15/
TTh 3:00-4:15
36 (5 sections)CP
AS.250.353Computational BiologyFlemingTTh 10:30-11:4536CP

Spring 2018

Neuroscience Upper Level Courses - Spring 2018     
Course #ConcentrationCourse nameProfessorMeeting TimesLimits
AS.050.315CGCognitive Neuropsychology of Visual PerceptionMcCloskeyTTh 12:00-1:1550
AS.050.326CGFoundations of Cognitive Science (writing intensive)SmolenskyMW 1:30-2:4525
AS.050.371CPBayesian InferenceWilsonMW 4:30-5:4525
AS.080.303ST/CMStructure of the Nervous SystemHendryMW 1:30-2:4550
AS.080.304CM/ST/CGNeuroscience of Learning and MemoryBakkerTTh 4:30-5:4530
AS.080.320STThe Auditory SystemBoatmanWF 1:30-2:4530
AS.080.321CPComputational NeuroscienceTrageser, StaffTTh 12:00-1:1530
AS.080.322CMCellular and Molecular Biology of SensationFuchsTTh 5-6:1530
AS.080.326ST/CMNeurobiology and Diseases of the Peripheral Nervous System (writing intensive)FarahTTh 10:30-11:4530
AS.080.328CG/STBehavioral Neuroscience LabSmithMW 10:30-11:45; TTh 10:30-11:4520 (2 sections of 10)
AS.080.333ST/CMNeuroimmunology: Writing about the Nervous System (writing intensive)HendryMW 4:30-5:4512
AS.200.304CG/STNeuroscience of Decision MakingStuphornTTh 1:30-2:4519
AS 200.311CG/STSensory Representation in the Brain: Maps, Modules & Distributed CodingFischerTTh 10:30-11:4519
AS.200.318STQuantitative Methods for Brain SciencesStaffTTh 1:30-2:4525
AS.200.322STClinical NeuropsychologyPapadakisM 4:30-6:5030
AS.200.363CG/STMind, Brain & Experience (writing intensive)Bedny, LandauM 1:30-3:5019
AS.200.368CG/STSleep, Dreams & Altered States of ConsciousnessAllenTTh 4:30-5:4550
AS.200.369CG/STNeuroscience of Motivation & RewardJanakT 1:30-3:5019
AS.200.376ST/CMPsychopharmacologyAdwanikarTTh 12:00-1:1530
AS.200.382CGModels of PsychotherapyPapadakisTTh 10:30-11:4519
AS.250.205CPIntroduction to ComputingFitchMWF 10:00-10:50; MWF 12:00-12:50; TTh 9:00-10:15108
AS.250.302CPModeling the Living CellJohnsonTTh 1:30-2:45; M 5:00-6:0025
AS.290.304STComparative NeuroanatomyBallanofMW 3:00-4:1530
EN.580.462CG, CPRepresentations of ChoiceChibMW 12-1:1520
ME.440.727ST/CMBrain Diseases: Neurodegenerative DiseasesRoss,
Weinberger
4th qrt 3/12/18-5/4/18

Fall 2017

Course NumberCourse NameInstructorDay/TimeLimitFocus Area
AS.020.303GeneticsCunningham/Hoyt/
Fisher
MWF 10:00-10:50320CM
AS.050.339Cognitive DevelopmentYarmolinskayaT 4:30-7:0025CG
AS.050.342NS Windows to the Mind: A Survey of
Neuroimaging Methods for Exploring
Cognition
PurcellM 3:00-5:00; W 3:00-5:0018 (2sec)CG/ST
AS.050.344 NS Writing Matters: Written Language and the BrainWileyTTh 9:00-10:15; TTh 10:30-
11:45
18 (2sec)CG
AS.050.375Probabilistic Models of the Visual CortexYullieTTh 9:00-10:158CG/ST
AS.080.301Behavioral Assessment of Animal Models of Cognition and Neuropsychiatric DisordersSmithMWF 12:00-1:0030ST
AS.080.308NeuroeconomicsTrageserWF 12:00-1:1530ST/CM/CP
AS.080.310Synaptic Function and Plasticity Lee/KirkwoodWF 3:00-4:1530CM
AS.080.312The Making of a Cognitive Map: Insights from Brains, Behaviors and RobotsSavelliTTh 3:00-4:15; TTh 4:30-5:4519 (2 sec) CG/ST/CP
AS.080.345Great Discoveries in NeuroscienceBarabanWF 3:00-4:1530CM/ST
AS.080.348Science of Learning (writing intensive)GormanTTh 12:00-1:1518CG/ST
AS.080.355Visual SystemHendryTTH 10:30-11:4530ST/CM
AS.080.360Disease & Disorders of the Nervous SystemMckhann/HendryTTH 4:30-5:45100CM/ST
AS.080.366Neuroscience of Pain AdwanikarTTH 10:30-11:4530ST/CM
AS.080.370The Cerebellum: Is it just for motor control?DesmondTTh 10:30-11:4530CG/ST
AS.200.313Models of Mind and Brain HoneyMWF 3:00-3:5019CG/ST/CP
AS.200.344Behavioral EndocrinologyBohnTTh 1:30-2:4570CM/ST
AS.250.205.01-.06Introduction to ComputingFitch or DamjanovicMWF 11:00-11:50/
MWF 12:00-12:50/ MWF 3:00-3:50/
TTh 9:00-10:15/TTh 12:00-1:15/TTh 3:00-4:15
36 (6 sec)CG/ST/CM/
CP
AS.250.353Computational BiologyFlemingTTh 10:30-11:4536CP
EN.580.439 Models of a NeuronSamaMWF 9:00-9:50 T 9:00-9:5015CM/ST/CP
EN.580.626Structure and Function of the Auditory and Vestibular BrainFuchs, GlowatzkiTTh 8:30-9:4525ST