2020-2021 University Catalog 
    
    Oct 25, 2021  
2020-2021 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PSYC 376 - Functional Neuroanatomy and Neural Development


The first quarter of the course focuses on mechanisms of neural development including proliferation of stem cells, migration, differentiation, and synapse formation. The latter portion of the class examines the function of neuroanatomical regions and their relationship to the variety of symptoms associated with schizophrenia. As the more overt symptoms of schizophrenia do not appear until late adolescence, knowing how and when various regions of the brain develop is essential for understanding the emergence of various neurological deficits in this disease.

Credits: 1.00
Crosslisted: NEUR 376  
Corequisite: None
Prerequisites: (NEUR 170  or PSYC 275 ) and BIOL 182  
Major/Minor Restrictions: None
Class Restriction: None
Area of Inquiry: Natural Sciences & Mathematics
Liberal Arts CORE: None


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