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HST 130/131
Neuroscience

Term: Fall

Course Director(s): John A. Assad, Matthew P. Frosch
Time:
M/W 8:30am-12:00pm F 8:30-10:00am
Location:
HMS: MEC 209
Course Website:
None
Prerequisite:
Permission of instructor
Restrictions:
Only HST students may register under HST.130, graded P/D/F. Limited to 50.
MIT Units:
6-3-6 (G-Level Credit )
Harvard Units:
4 (B) OR 2 (B) and 2 (P)
Harvard Course Equivalent: 
Neurobio 200
A comprehensive introductory course in neuroscience, exploring the brain on levels ranging from molecules and cells through neural systems, perception, memory, and behavior. Some aspects of clinical neuroscience, within neuropharmacology, pathophysiology, and neurology. Lectures are supplemented by conferences and labs. Labs review neuroanatomy at the gross and microscopic levels.