Course Number: 219
Course Title: Special Topics in Basic and Translational Neuroscience
School: Graduate Division
Department: Neuroscience Program
Course Description: Each course offering will focus on the literature of a current important area of Neuroscience research. Students will be expected to read assigned papers critically before class and to present and discuss papers in class. Students will also be expected to write and present a brief research proposal based upon their reading. Topics in molecular, cellular, developmental, systems & computational neuroscience, and neurological & behavioral disorders will be covered in separate course offerings.
Prerequisites: None. Completion of first year curriculum in Neuroscience or another experimental biology graduate program is helpful, but not essential.
Restrictions: Neuroscience graduate students, other graduate and professional students with interest in neuroscience. Permission from instructor is required.
Activities: Lecture, Conference, Independent Study
Instructor of Record: Staff
May the student choose the instructor for this course? Yes
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No
Quarter(s) Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring
Course Grading Convention: P/NP (Pass/Not Pass) or S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
Graduate Division course: Yes
Is this a web-based online course? No
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? Yes
Repeat course for credit? Yes