May 17, 2021  
College Catalog 2020-2021 
    
College Catalog 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIOL 304 - Neuroanatomy


The structure and function of the vertebrate nervous system, with a focus on the human nervous system, will be explored through analysis of human brain specimens and sections, and artistic photographic and computer graphic representations of nervous system structures at both the microscopic and systems levels. This course is designed to provide an understanding of both the peripheral and central nervous system with a focus on brain, brainstem, and spinal cord structure and function through observation and study of normal brain tissue and discussion of clinical cases. This course is intended for students with a strong interest in neuroscience. Three lecture hours and one three-hour lab each week. Prerequisite(s): BIOL 190  and BIOL 200   Offered most years, fall semester. (4 Credits)