Courses by semester
Courses for Summer 2022
Complete Cornell University course descriptions are in the Courses of Study .
|BIONB2220||Neurobiology and Behavior II: Introduction to Neuroscience An introduction to neuroscience: the structure and function of the nervous system of humans and other animals. Topics include the cellular and molecular basis for cell signaling, the functions of neurons in communication and in decision making; neuroanatomy, neurochemistry, sensory systems, motor systems, neural development, learning and memory, and other complex brain functions. The course will emphasize how the nervous system is built during development, how it changes with experiences during life, how it functions in normal behavior, and how it is disrupted by injury and disease. Discussion sections will include a dissection of a preserved sheep brain.||Spring, Summer.|