Cellular and Developmental Neurosci. (Adv) (NEUR3903)


This unit encompasses the material taught in NEUR3003. Advanced students perform a research project and present a mini-lecture on a current topic in neuroscience.

Further unit of study information


Three 1-hour lectures and one 1-hour tutorial or one 2-hour lab session per week.


One 1-hour exam. Mid-semester exam, Major essay/report, Mini-lecture (100%).


Kandell, Schwartz and Jessell. Principles of Neural Science. 4th edition. Elsevier. 2000.

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

A minimum of Credit or better in (NEUR3001 or NEUR3901) and (NEUR3002 or NEUR3902), Students must receive permission from the coordinators for enrolment. For BMedSc: 18 credit points of BMED including Credit average in (BMED2401 and BMED2402) or (BMED2801 and BMED2802 and BMED2806). For others: 18 credit points of Intermediate science units of study from Anatomy & Histology, Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics, Microbiology, Molecular Biology and Genetics, Physiology, Psychology or Statistics.

NEUR3004 or NEUR3904


NEUR3003 or PHSI3002 or PHSI3902

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.