Behavioral Neuroscience grading/responsibilities
Spring 2011 office hours
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Jan 19   Neuroscience Orientation 1-9  
Jan 21   Methods and History 9-19  
Jan 24 Gross Structure of Neurons and the Peripheral Nervous System 23-38 History and Measurement
Jan 26   Gross Structure of Central Nervous System / Methodologies 38-55  
Jan 28

Rat handling

Jan 31   Neurophysiology of Conduction 57-71 Basic Surgical Procedures
Feb 2 Quiz Neurophysiology: Transmission and Integration  71-85  
Feb 4   Neurotransmitters 87-98  
Feb 7   Drugs 99-115 Sheep Brain  
Feb 9   Hormones 117-146  
Feb 11 Quiz Phylogeny of the Brain 151-162  
Feb 14  

Evolution and Behavior

162-174  
Feb 16

EXAM 1

  Histology
Feb 18   Ontogenetic Development 177-210  
Feb 21   Principles of Sensory Processing  - Touch 215-234 Memory Develop
Feb 23   Pain 234-244 Brain Awareness Project Proposals
Feb 25 Quiz Hearing 247-265
Feb 28   Receptor Function in Vision 281-292 Slide prep - Sheep Brain Practicum
Mar 2   Central Mechanisms in Vision 292-305  
Mar 4

Integration in the Visual System

305-314
Mar 7 Quiz

Peripheral Movement Mechanisms

317-328 Ovariectomy
Mar 9   CNS Control of Movement  328-347  
Mar 11   Sexual Motivation  (on Exam 3) 351-365  
Mar 21   Sexual Differentiation (on Exam 3) 365-381 Electrolytic Lesions- Sexual Behavior Prep
Mar 23  

 

   
Mar 25   Food and Energy Regulation 396-412  
Mar 28   Biological Rhythms 413-430 Evoked Potentials - Sexual Behavior
Mar 30 Quiz Function and Anatomy of Sleep 430-441  
Apr 1   Emotion 445-467  
Apr 4   Stress /Schizophrenia 467-492 Implanting electrodes  (slide prep due)
Apr 6  

Depression and Anxiety Disorders

492-506  
Apr 8  

Principles of Memory  (on Exam 4)

511-529  
Apr 11   Pre-school Lab Motor Patterns  (Evoked potential due)
Apr 13

EXAM 3

   
Apr 15    Brain Awareness
Apr 18   Neural Mechanisms of Memory 529-540 Neurolateralization  (sexual behavior due)
Apr 20 Quiz Memory Circuits and Memory Pathology 540-545  
Apr 26   Attention 549-570  
Apr 29   Higher Order Cognition 570-580  
May 2  Language 583-604  ESB testing (pre-school lab due)
May 4 Quiz Neurolateralization 604-610
May 6

May 12

 

Recovery of Function

EXAM 4  - 11:30 AM

 

610-616  (Motor patterns laboratory due)

 (Neurolateralization laboratory due)