Faculty of Arts & Science - Courses of Instruction - Psychology
Department of Psychology - Timetable Course Information
The evolution and function of cognition across species, ranging from invertebrates to humans. Topics include perception, attention, associate mechanisms, categorization, decision making and memory. Each will be examined from a comparative and biological perspective. Laboratory exercises complement topics to be covered in the lectures. Enrollment is limited.
PREREQUISITE 70 per cent in PSYC 100.
The neuropharmacological basis of psychological processes. Topics to be covered include drug actions on neurochemical systems, psychoactive effects of drugs and the neuropharmacological basis of psychiatric disorders.
PREREQUISITES PSYC 205*, or PSYC 271* and PSYC 370* (or PSYC 272*), and third-year standing.