Integrative Neuroscience (Advanced) (NEUR3904)

UNIT OF STUDY

This unit encompasses the material taught in NEUR3004. Advanced students perform a research project and present a mini-lecture on a current topic in neuroscience research.

Further unit of study information

Classes

One 1-hour lecture, one 2-hour tutorial and 1-2 hour small meeting/laboratory per week.

Assessment

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

Textbooks

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

Faculty/department permission required?

Yes

Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

A minimum of Credit or greater in (NEUR3001 or NEUR3901) and (NEUR3002 or NEUR3902), Students must receive permission from the coordinators for enrolment. For BMedSc: 18 credit points of BMED with a Credit average including BMED2401 or (BMED2801 and BMED2802). 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 greater in (NEUR3001 or NEUR3901) and (NEUR3002 or NEUR3902), Students must receive permission from the coordinators for enrolment. For BMedSc: 18 credit points of BMED with a Credit average including BMED2401 or (BMED2801 and BMED2802). 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 greater in (NEUR3001 or NEUR3901) and (NEUR3002 or NEUR3902), Students must receive permission from the coordinators for enrolment. For BMedSc: 18 credit points of BMED with a Credit average including BMED2401 or (BMED2801 and BMED2802). 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.

NEUR3003 or NEUR3903

Prohibitions

NEUR3004 or PHSI3002 or PHSI3902, NEUR3004 or PHSI3002 or PHSI3902, NEUR3004 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.