Course Catalog - 2019-2020

     

BIOC 549 - ADV CELL AND MOLECULAR NEURO

Long Title: ADVANCED CELL AND MOLECULAR NEUROSCIENCE
Department: Biosciences
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Credit Hours: 3
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Prerequisite(s): (BIOC 385 OR NEUR 385) AND BIOC 201 AND BIOC 212 AND (MATH 102 OR MATH 106) AND (STAT 305 OR STAT 310 OR ECON 307 OR STAT 312)
Description: This course will be an overview of advanced principles and techniques in cell and molecular neuroscience; subjects will include bio-electricity, cellular signaling, and the molecular mechanics of neuronal plasticity. The class will primarily be lecture driven. However, there will be seminar component – students will review primary scientific literature, discuss it in small groups, and present their findings. Graduate/Undergraduate Equivalency: BIOC 449. Recommended Prerequisite(s): NEUR 380 or BIOC 380 or PSYC 380 Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for BIOC 549 if student has credit for BIOC 449.