Courses: Neurobiology & Behavior (BIOLB202001)

Fall 2011

Class Number: 1251
An introduction to the attempt to understand behavior in terms of the nervous system. A brief overview of fundamental principles of nervous system structure is followed by consideration of several topics chosen to illustrate how studies of the nervous system illuminate behavior and how studies of behavior contribute to better understanding of the nervous system. Examples cover a wide variety of invertebrate and vertebrate species, including humans. Lecture three hours a week. Prerequisites: two quarters of BIOL 110-113 or permission of instructor.
Div: II, Approach: Scientific Investigation (SI) Haverford: Natural Science (NA)
Enrollment Limit: 40; Seats held for Postbaccs: 6. Enrollment
Criteria: Freshman; Sophmore; Junior; Senior; Post Bacc;
Major/Minor/Concentration; Lottery; Instructor Permission;

Fulfills: Class Nbr: 1251 Div: II; SI; NA

Department

Biology (Web site)

Taught By

Malkus,Kristen A.

Location

Bryn Mawr, PK229

Meeting Times

MWF 12:00pm-1:00pm