Educational Psychology
Term : Fall 2015
Catalog Year : 2015-2016

EPS 640 - Biological Bases Of Behavior

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Description: This course provides an overview of the neural mechanisms underlying human behavior. Core components of neuroscience are reviewed, including history, development, anatomy, physiology, pharmacology, research, assessment and treatment. Psychological constructs including language, learning and memory, emotion, spatial behavior, and attention,/consciousness are reviewed. Brain injury and developmental, neurological, and psychiatric disorders are examined in conjunction with the role of the brain's plasticity Letter grade only.

Units: 3

Sections offered: Spring 2020 Fall 2020 Spring 2021

Prerequisite: Admission to School Psy (EDS) or Educ Psy-School Psy (PhD) or Educ Psy-Counseling Psy (PhD)