Course Catalog » Neurosciences 201A

Subject: Neurosciences
Course Number: 201A
Course Title: Basic Concepts in Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience
Units: 5
School: Graduate Division
Department: Neuroscience Program

Course Description: An interdisciplinary introduction to fundamental aspects of nervous system function including neurocytology, neuroanatomy, electrical excitability, synaptic transmission, signal transduction, genetics, and neurodevelopment.
Prerequisites: None.
Restrictions: This course is required for first year Neuroscience students. It is open to additional students as space allows and with the approval of the instructor.
Activities: Direct - Lecture, Direct - Seminar, Student - Lecture, Student - Seminar

Instructor of Record: K. Bender
Additional Instructor(s): R. Edwards, Y. Kirichok, L. Jan, R. Nicoll, M. Scanziani, V. Sohal, M. Von Zastrow
May the student choose the instructor for this course? No
Does enrollment in this course require instructor approval? No

Quarter(s) Offered: Fall
Course Grading Convention: Letter Grade
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? No