This course is designed to introduce you to the biological foundations of perception, thought, emotion, and behavior by in-depth examination of sensation thresholds, optical perceptions and illusions, different brain structures and their functions, and the biological basis of some forms of mental illness. You will gain a deeper understanding and appreciation of the scientific underpinnings of psychology through taking this course. Prerequisite: PSY 2110, RES 3411, open to juniors and seniors only.
Aug 21 to Dec 14
Stephen H. Farra