Nsci2001: A Brain Odyssey

Syllabus
Schedule
Lectures
Directory

Course Schedule

Place: Bruininks ###

Time: Monday, Wednesday & Friday, 1:25-2:15pm

 

class

day / date

lecturer title
1 W
Jan 17
McLoon

course introduction

resources

2 F
Jan 19
McLoon

overview of the nervous system

resources

3 M
Jan 22
McLoon

development

resources

4 W
Jan 24
McLoon

ventricles, CSF & meninges

resources

5 F
Jan 26
McLoon

blood supply

resources

6 M
Jan 29
McLoon

cells

resources

7 W
Jan 31
McLoon

electrical signaling

resources

8 F
Feb 2
McLoon

synaptic transmission

resources

9 M
Feb 5
McLoon

spinal cord

resources

10 W
Feb 7
McLoon

review

11 F
Feb 9
(time TBD)

exam 1 on lectures 2-9

sample exam results

12 M
Feb 12
McLoon

brainstem

resources

13 W
Feb 14
McLoon

forebrain

resources

14 F
Feb 16
McLoon

cranial nerves

resources

15 M
Feb 19
McLoon

somatosensory I

resources

16 W
Feb 21
Honda

somatosensory II

resources

17 F
Feb 23
McLoon

vision I

resources

18 M
Feb 26
McLoon

vision II

resources

19 W
Feb 28
McLoon

hearing & balance

resources

20 F
Mar 2
McLoon

chemical senses

resources

21 M
Mar 5
McLoon

review

22 W
Mar 7
(time TBD)

exam 2 on lectures 12-20

sample exam results

23 F
Mar 9
McLoon

TBD

24 M
Mar 19
McLoon

motor systems

resources

25 W
Mar 21
McLoon

basal ganglia

resources

26 F
Mar 23
McLoon

cerebellum

resources

27 M
Mar 26
McLoon

autonomic nervous system

resources

28 W
Mar 28
McLoon

reticular formation & sleep

resources

29 F
Mar 30
McLoon

hypothalamus

resources

30 M
Apr 2
McLoon

limbic system

resources

31 W
Apr 4
McLoon

review

32 F
Apr 6
(time TBD)

exam 3 on lectures 23-30

sample exam results

33 M
Apr 9
McLoon

cerebral cortex & thalamus I

resources

34 W
Apr 11
McLoon

cerebral cortex & thalamus II

resources

35 F
Apr 13
McLoon

stroke & speech

resources

36 M
Apr 16
McLoon

stroke & speech II

resources

37 W
Apr 18
McLoon

drug abuse & addiction

resources

38 F
Apr 20
McLoon

learning & memory

resources

39 M
Apr 23
McLoon

decision making

resources

40 W
Apr 25
McLoon

neurodegenerative diseases

resources

41 F
Apr 27
McLoon

injury & regeneration

resources

42 M
Apr 30
McLoon

adult neurogenesis & stem cells

resources

43 W
May 2
McLoon

TBD

44 F
May 4
McLoon

review

resources

45 TBD
TBD
(time TBD)

final exam on lectures 1-42

sample exam results