HPS775 - Brain, Biology and Behaviour
2021 unit information
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Trimester 3: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
This unit is at a postgraduate level and students enrolled in undergraduate courses cannot undertake it. PG students must check with their course adviser before enrolling in the unit.
HSE207, HPS205, HPS310, HSO207
Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.
|Scheduled learning activities - campus||
Trimester 1: 1 x 2 hour class per week and 1 x 2 hour seminar per fortnight
|Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)||Trimester 1 and Trimester 3: Online independent and collaborative learning activities including 1 x 2 hour online seminar per fortnight|
This unit explores contemporary neurobiological explanations of human behaviour. Individual, social, ethical and practical implications are examined in the context of topics including: neural structure and function, psychopharmacology, biological methods, sensory systems, emotions, motor activity, sleep, mental disorders, language, memory and learning.
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