Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2021

     

BIOS 442 001 (CRN: 23427)

BEHAVIORAL NEUROSCIENCE

Long Title: MOLECULES, MEMORY AND MODEL ANIMALS: METHODS IN BEHAVIORAL NEUROSCIENCE
Department: Biosciences
Instructor: Flynn, Jonathan R.
Meeting: 9:40AM - 11:00AM TR ABL 131 (25-JAN-2021 - 30-APR-2021) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Prerequisites: (PSYC 380 OR NEUR 380 OR BIOC 380 OR NEUR 385) AND (PSYC 203 OR BIOS 321 OR EBIO 321) AND (STAT 305 OR STAT 310 OR ECON 307 OR STAT 312)
Section Max Enrollment: 20
Section Enrolled: 19
Enrollment data as of: 3-DEC-2021 11:04PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
12-MAY-2021  
9:00AM - 12:00PM W TBA TBA
 
Description: This will be a combined lecture/discussion course on historical and current methods in behavioral neuroscience using primary literature. Topics will include the molecular basis of memory, genetic impacts on cognition, and possible epigenetic influences on behavior. Special emphasis will be placed on discussing different model organism and their benefits/drawbacks in neuroscience research.