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BIOS S-50 Neurobiology

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7-week session | CRN 32375

This course is an introduction to the organization and function of the nervous system. Topics to be covered include cell biology of neurons, neurotransmitters, electrical signaling, sensory and motor systems, developmental neurobiology, simple circuits, learning, and behavior. We also discuss the molecular basis of neurodegenerative disease and mental illness.

Course information
Class meetings

On campus
Mondays, Wednesdays, 3:15-6:15 pm
Science Center Hall C

Required sections to be arranged.

Start date

Monday, June 19

Credits

4 credits

Course tuition

Noncredit: 
$3,050
Undergraduate: 
$3,050

Enrollment status

  • Registration Closed
  • Prerequisites

    Introductory biology course or permission of instructor.

    Notes

    Harvard College students see additional information.

    Syllabus

    http://my.summer.harvard.edu/course/sum-32375/2017

    Faculty

    Ryan W. Draft, PhD.

    Assistant Director of Undergraduate Studies, Neurobiology and Lecturer on Molecular and Cellular Biology, Harvard University

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