PSYC4761: Introduction to Neuropsychology and Psychopharmacology

Class Program
Credits 3

An introduction to the psychology subfields of neuropsychology and psychopharmacology. The content involves an understanding of the relationships between brain and behavior. Students will be introduced to the anatomy and functions of the brain, the way brain functioning affects cognition and behavior, situations that can lead to deviations in behaviors and cognitions, and how pharmacological agents interact with the brain to treat mental illness and brain trauma.

Prerequisite Courses
Semester Offered
Alternate years; normally offered fall odd numbered years.