Introduction to Neuroscience

Course level: 

Listed as a 400 level course at BC but is closer to a 300 level course.

An introduction to basic neuroanatomy and cellular neurobiology, as well as a more detailed description of the electrophysiological properties of neural cells and the specialized communication that takes place between them. We will discuss how memories arise and are stored in the healthy brain, and what goes wrong in some pathological conditions like Multiple Sclerosis and Parkinson’s Disease.

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