Cellular and Developmental Neurosci. (Adv) (NEUR3903)

UNIT OF STUDY

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

Classes

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

Assessment

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

Textbooks

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

Faculty/department permission required?

Yes

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., 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., 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., A minimum of Credit or better in (NEUR3001 or NEUR3901) and (NEUR3002 or NEUR3902)

NEUR3004 or NEUR3904

Prohibitions

NEUR3003 or PHSI3002 or PHSI3902, NEUR3003 or PHSI3002 or PHSI3902, 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.