Courses

Please consult the online course catalog for complete course information.

Course registration information can be found at https://sis.jhu.edu/classes/

Behavioral Biology Core Courses (Required of All Majors)

  • 200.141 Foundations of Brain, Behavior, and Cognition, Fall and Spring
  • 290.101 Human Origins, Spring
  • 200.208 Animal Behavior, Fall
  • 080.250 Neuroscience Lab, Fall and Spring

Fall 2020

Course NumberCourse NameInstructorDay/TimeLimitFocusPreReqs Brief
AS.020.374Comparative Animal PhysiologyCoppolaTTh 12:00-1:45 (online)19BiobehavioralBiochemistry
AS.050.332Developmental Cognitive NeuroscienceLandauMW 1:30-2:45 (online)15BiobehavioralCognition, Cognitive Development, Intro to Developmental Psychology or Intro to Cognitive Neuropsychology
AS.080.250Neuroscience LaboratoryTrageser/
Sterbing-D'Angelo
T 1:30-4:20
W 1:30-4:20
Th 1:30-4:20
F 1:30-4:20
20 (4 sections)CORE
AS.080.301Behavioral Assessment of Animal Models of Cognition and Neuropsychiatric DisordersSmithMWF 12:00-12:5035BiobehavioralFBBC or Neuro Cellular/Systems 2
AS.080.308NeuroeconomicsTrageserWF 12:00-1:15 (online)70BiobehavioralFBBC or Neuro Cellular/Systems 2 or Intro to the Human Brain
AS.080.370The Cerebellum: Is it just for motor control?DesmondTTh 10:30-11:45 (online)19BiobehavioralNeuro Cellular/Systems 2 and Neuroscience Cognitive
AS.150.219Introduction to Bioethics (writing intensive)BokMWF 12:00-12:50 (online)14 (14 sections)Social
AS.200.141Foundations of Brain, Behavior and CognitionSmithTTh 9-10:15 (online)150CORE
AS.200.204Human SexualityKraftW 1:30-3:50 OR W 4:00-6:20 (online)30 (2 sections)Social
AS.200.208Animal BehaviorBohnTTh 12-12:50 (online)70COREFBBC, Human Origins Recommended
AS.200.222Positive PsychologyHalberdaTTh 3:00-4:15 (online)60Social
AS.200.321 Child and Adolescent PsychopathologyPapadakisTTh 10:30-11:45 (online)40SocialAbnormal Psychology
AS.200.333Advanced Social PsychologyDrigotasW 1:30-3:50 (online)19SocialPsychology majors or minors
AS.200.334Human Memory PsychologyChenTh 1:30-4 (online)19BiobehavioralJuniors and Seniors
AS.200.335How Does the Brain Predict the Future HimbergerTTh 10:30-11:45 (online)18BiobehavioralFBBC or Neuro Cellular/Systems 2
AS.200.376NeuropyschopharmacologySterbing-D'AngeloTTh 12-1:15 (online)61BiobehavioralFBBC & Cell Bio or Neuro Cellular/Systems 2
AS.200.380Neurobiology of Human CognitionBednyT 1:30-3:50 (online)19BiobehavioralFBBC
AS.200.382Models of Psychotherapy (writing intensive)PapadakisTTh 1:30-2:45 (online)19SocialAbnormal Psychology, Psych Major or Minors only
AS.250.351Reproductive PhysiologyZirkinW 3:00-4:45 (online)100BiobehavioralJuniors and Seniors
AS.270.336Freshwater SystemsKellyMWF 11-11:50 (online)25BiobehavioralIntro to Global Environmental Change or Intro to Sustainability
AS.270.338Field Methods in Ecology
Avolio/SzlaveczF 1:30-4:2010BiobehavioralAS.270.308 Population/Comm Ecology OR EN.570.205 Ecology
AS.280.335The Environment of Your HealthBressler, Latshaw, YagerTTh 3:00-4:15 (online)120SocialPHS, GECS, ENVS and MolCell majors have 1st priority for enrollment
AS.290.303Animal Communication (writing intensive)BohnTTh 3-4:1519BiobehavioralAnimal Behavior and FBBC
AS.290.304Comparative NeuroanatomyBalanoffMW 3-4:1535BiobehavioralFBBC or Neuro Cellular/Systems 2
AS.290.420Human Sexual OrientationKraftW 6:30-8:50 (online)30Social
AS.290.490Senior Seminar: Behavioral BiologyPorth-Bohn/BalanoffW 9-9:50 (online)15SEMINAR
AS.360.339Planets, Life and the Universe
Diruggiero/Norman
MWF 11:00-11:50 (online)50SocialStudents may not register for this class if they have already received credit for AS.020.334 OR AS.020.616 OR AS.171.333 OR AS.171.699 OR AS 270.335 OR AS.360.671 (Planets, Life and the Universe)

Spring 2020

Course NumberConcentrationCourse NameFacultyDay/TimeLimitBrief PreReqs
AS.020.367BiobehavioralPrimate Adaptation and EvolutionPerryTTh 10:30-11:4535
AS.020.375BiobehavioralHuman AnatomySt. ClairTTh 3:00-4:15125
AS.050.339BiobehavioralCognitive DevelopmentYarmolinskayaTTh 3-4:1520
AS.080.250CORENeuroscience LaboratoryTrageser/Sterbing-D'AngeloT 1:30-4:20
W 1:30-4:20
Th 1:30-4:20
F1:30-4:30
80 (4 sections of 20)
AS.080.304BiobehavioralNeuroscience Learning and MemoryBakkerTTh 4:30-5:4545FBBC or Neuro Cellular/Systems 2
AS.080.328BiobehavioralBehavioral Neuroscience LabSmithMW 10:30-11:45; TTh 10:30-11:4524 (2 sections of 12)FBBC or Neuro Cellular/Systems 2
AS.180.345SocialRationality: Meaning and MeasurementQuahT 3-5:3012Microeconomic Theory
AS.180.389SocialSocial Policy Implications of Behavioral EconomicsPapageorgeTTh 9-10:1525Microeconomic Theory and Econometrics
AS.200.141COREFoundations of Brain, Behavior and CognitionSmithTTh 9-10:15300
AS.200.204SocialHuman Sexuality KraftW 1:30-3:5040
AS.200.304Biobehavioral Neuroscience of Decision MakingStuphornTTh 12-1:1519Neuro Cellular/Systems 2
AS.200.317SocialInterpersonal RelationsDrigotasMW 1:30-2:4525Intro to Social Psychology
AS.200.321SocialChild and Adolescent PsychopathologyPapadakisTTh 1:30-2:4540Abnormal Psychology
AS.200.329BiobehavioralReal World Human Data: Analysis & VisualizationChenTTh 10:30-11;4519
AS.200.344BiobehavioralBehavioral EndocrinologyBohnTTh 1:30-2:4570FBBC or Neuro Cellular/Systems 2 or GenBio1 & 2
AS.200.370BiobehavioralFunctional Human NeuroanatomyCourtney-FaruqeeWF 1:30-2:4550Neuro Cellular/Systems 2
AS.200.377Biobehavioral
Neuroethology
Sterbing-D'AngeloTTh 12-1:1515
AS.200.385BiobehavioralMind, Brain and Experience (writing intensive)BednyT 1:30-3:5019FBBC
AS.270.310BiobehavioralEvolution and Development of VertebratesBeverTTh 3-4:1520
AS.280.335SocialThe Environment and Your Health
Bressler, LatshawTTh 3-4:15120PHS, GECS, ENVS majors have 1st priority for enrollment
AS.290.101COREHuman OriginsBalanoffTTh 3-4:15120
AS.290.420SocialOrigins of Human Sexual Orientation KraftW 4-6:2025