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

Spring 2020

Course NumberConcentrationCourse NameFacultyDay/TimeLimit
AS.020.329Real World (#15)
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 4:30-5:4545
AS.080.328BiobehavioralBehavioral Neuroscience LabSmithMW 10:30-11:45; TTh 10:30-11:4524 (2 sections of 12)
AS.180.345SocialRationality: Meaning and MeasurementQuahT 3-5:3012
AS.180.389SocialSocial Policy Implications of Behavioral EconomicsPapageorgeTTh 9-10:1525
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 12-1:1519
AS.200.317SocialInterpersonal RelationshipsDrigotasMW 1:30-2:4525
AS.200.321SocialChild and Adolescent PsychopathologyPapadakisTTh 1:30-2:4540
AS.200.344BiobehavioralBehavioral EndocrinologyBohnTTh 1:30-2:4570
AS.200.377Biobehavioral
Neuroethology
Sterbing-D'AngeloTTh 12-1:1515
AS.200.385BiobehavioralMind, Brain and Experience (writing intensive)BednyT 1:30-3:5019
AS.270.310BiobehavioralEvolution and Development of VertebratesBeverTTh 3-4:1520
AS.280.335SocialThe Environment and Your Health
Bressler, LatshawTTh 3-4:15120
AS.290.101COREHuman OriginsBalanoffTTh 3-4:15120
AS.290.420SocialOrigins of Human Sexual Orientation KraftW 4-6:2025

Fall 2019

Course NumberCourse NameInstructorDay/TimeLimitFocus
AS.020.334Planets, Life and the UniverseDiruggiero, Levin, NormanMWF 11-11:5030Social
AS.020.379EvolutionNorrisMW 12:00-1:1519Biobehavioral
AS.050.332Developmental Cognitive NeuroscienceLandauMW 1:30-2:4515Biobehavioral
AS.050.346Decoding the BrainTaoM 3-5:30
T 3-5:30
17 (2 sections)Biobehavioral
AS.080.205Neuroscience 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 12:00-12:50 30 Biobehavioral
AS.080.308NeuroeconomicsTrageserWF 12:00-1:1550Biobehavioral
AS.080.370The Cerebellum: Is it just for motor control?DesmondTTh 10:30-11:4519Biobehavioral
AS.150.219Introduction to Bioethics (writing intensive)BokMWF 12:00-12:5020 (14 sections)Social
AS.200.141Foundations of Brain, Behavior and CognitionSmithTTh 9-10:15320CORE
AS.200.204Human SexualityKraftW 1:30-3:50 OR W 4:00-6:2030 (2 sections)Social
AS.200.208Animal BehaviorBohnTTh 1:30-2:4570CORE
AS.200.211Sensation and PerceptionFischerTTh 10:30-11:4570Biobehavioral
AS.200.222Positive PsychologyHalberdaTTh 3:00-4:1560Social
AS.200.333Advanced Social PsychologyDrigotasW 1:30-3:5019Social
AS.200.334Human Memory PsychologyChenTh 1:30-419Biobehavioral
AS.200.335How Does the Brain Predict the Future?HimbergerTTh 10:30-11:4518Biobehavioral
AS.200.376NeuropyschopharmacologySterbing-D'AngeloTTh 12-1:1550Biobehavioral
AS.200.380Neurobiology of Human Cognition BednyT 1:30-3:5019Biobehavioral
AS.200.382Models of Psychotherapy (writing intensive)PapadakisTTh 1:30-2:4519Social
AS.250.351Reproductive PhysiologyZirkinW 3:00-4:45100Biobehavioral
AS.270.336Freshwater SystemsKellyMWF 10-10:5025Biobehavioral
AS.270.338Field Methods in Ecology
*Required Pre-requisites: AS.270.308 OR EN.570.205
Avolio/SzlaveczF 1:30-4:2010Biobehavioral
AS.280.335The Environment of Your HealthBressler, Latshaw, YagerTTh 3:00-4:15120Social
AS.290.303Animal Communication (writing intensive)BohnTTh 3-4:1519Biobehavioral
AS.290.304Comparative NeuroanatomyBalanoffMW 3-4:1530Biobehavioral
AS.290.420Human Sexual OrientationKraftW 6:30-8:5030Social
AS.290.490Senior Seminar: Behavioral BiologyHoneyW 9-9:5012SEMINAR
AS.376.407Music and Evolution
(writing intensive)
TolbertW 1:30-415Social

Spring 2019

Course NumberConcentrationCourse NameFacultyDay/TimeLimit
AS.020.365BiobehavioralIntro To Human SkeletonRuffMW 3-4:1530
AS.020.375BiobehavioralHuman AnatomySylvesterTTh 3:00-4:15125
AS.050.315Biobehavioral/SocialCognitive Neuropsychology of Visual PerceptionMcCloskeyTTh 12:00-1:1550
AS.050.325SocialPhonology IWilsonMW 12-1:1540
AS.050.360BiobehavioralComputational PsycholinguisticsLinzenTTh 10:30-11:4525
AS.080.304BiobehavioralNeuroscience Learning and MemoryBakkerTTh 4:30-5:4545
AS.080.328BiobehavioralBehavioral Neuroscience LabSmithMW 10:30-11:45; TTh 10:30-11:4524 (2 sections of 12)
AS.080.348BiobehavioralScience of Learning (writing intensive)GormanTTh 12-1:1518
AS.200.204SocialHuman Sexuality KraftW 1:30-3:50; 4:00-6:2060 (2 sections of 30)
AS.200.304Biobehavioral Neuroscience of Decision MakingStuphornTTh 12-1:1519
AS.200.311BiobehavioralSensory Representations in the BrainFischerTTh 10:30-11:4519
AS.200.317SocialInterpersonal RelationshipsDrigotasMW 1:30-2:4530
AS.200.321SocialChild and Adolescent PsychopathologyPapadakisTTh 10:30-11:4540
AS.200.344BiobehavioralBehavioral EndocrinologyBohnTTh 1:30-2:4570
AS.200.369BiobehavioralNeuroscience of Motivation & RewardJanakT 1:30-3:50
AS.200.377Biobehavioral
Neuroethology
Sterbing-D'AngeloTTh 1:30-2:4515
AS.200.385BiobehavioralMind, Brain and Experience (writing intensive)BednyT 1:30-419
AS.280.335SocialThe Environment and Your Health
Bressler, LatshawTTh 3-4:15120
AS.290.304BiobehavioralComparative NeuroanatomyBalanofMW 3:00-4:1530
AS.290.420SocialOrigins of Human Sexual Orientation KraftW 6:30-8:5025