NEUROSCIENCE TRACK GRADUATE PROGRAM

INTD 5040 - Fundamentals of Neuroscience I: Molecular, Cellular, & Developmental Neuroscience

 

Course Director: Drs. Eileen Lafer and Michael Beckstead

 

Semester(s) Offered: Spring

 

Credits: 3

 

Course Description:

This course is intended to introduce students to a broad survey of the basics of molecular, cellular, and developmental neuroscience. The course is organized into a series of three modules: 1) Biochemical & Cellular Properties of Nervous System Cells, 2) Development of Neuronal Systems, and 3) Neurotransmission & Neuromodulation. Current topics and concepts are discussed in Discussion Sessions which include student participation.