Integrative Neuroscience (Advanced) (NEUR3904)


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.

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Further unit of study information


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


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


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

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

An average mark of 65 in (NEUR3001 or NEUR3901) and (NEUR3005 or NEUR3905) , 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.


NEUR3004 or PHSI3902 or PHSI3002 

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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.