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.