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Introductory Behavioural Neuroscience

PSYC 211 Lecture 3: Week 3

Week 3 Neurobiological Methods of Research Experimental approaches to understanding behaviour Invasive physiological research methods(lesion, electrical stimulation, neurophysiological recording) Behavioral paradigms that ...

Psychology
PSYC 211
Yogita Chudasama
PSYC 211 Lecture 7: Week 7

Sleep and Arousal What is Arousal? Arousal is important for emotion, sleep, crucial for motivating certain behaviors, finding food, fight or flight, sexual activity, etc. Arousal is a physiological and psychological state ...

Psychology
PSYC 211
Yogita Chudasama
PSYC 211 Lecture 2: Week 2

Week 2 How do neurons communicate with each other? A synapse is a junction between the terminal button of the sending neuron and a portion of the dendritic membrane of the receiving neuron. Synaptic transmission is the tra...

Psychology
PSYC 211
Yogita Chudasama
PSYC 211 Lecture 6: Week 6

Week 6: Control of Movement activation of neurons, in particular parts of the motor cortex cause movements of particular parts of the body Somatosensory homunculus: although it is true that stimulating parts of the motor c...

Psychology
PSYC 211
Yogita Chudasama
PSYC 211 Lecture 4: WEEK 4

WEEK 4: VISION The Stimulus Our eyes detect the presence of light. The eyes respond to waves of electromagnetic energy between 380 ad 760 nm in length. Damage to the visual region of the brain does NOT make you blind. Visu...

Psychology
PSYC 211
Yogita Chudasama
PSYC 211 Lecture Notes - Lecture 5: Tral, Lateral Lemniscus, Olivary Body

Week 5: Audition and the Body Senses The Stimulus Sounds are vibrations of air molecules that are produced by objects. If the vibration ranges between 30 and 20,000 times per second, it stimulates receptor cells in the ear...

Psychology
PSYC 211
Yogita Chudasama
PSYC 211 Lecture Notes - Lecture 8: Nucleus Accumbens, Endocrine System, Tral

Week 8: Emotion Dimensions of Emotions Verbal (ex: speaking, thoughts, etc.) Nonverbal (ex: facial expressions) Physiological (ex: sweating, changes in heart rate or blood pressure, EEGs, etc.) An Evolutionary Perspective:...

Psychology
PSYC 211
Yogita Chudasama
PSYC 211 Lecture 13: Week 13

Week 13 Anxiety, Autism and ADHD Anxiety is an affective state characterized by: Cognitive expectations of a diffuse and certain danger. An internal physiological preparedness to deal with the threat (e.g. increased heart ...

Psychology
PSYC 211
Yogita Chudasama
PSYC 211 Lecture Notes - Lecture 11: Reserpine, The Possession, Chlorpromazine

Week 12 Schizophrenia Schizophrenia is NOT a split personality disorder Schizophrenia means split mind but does NOT imply a split or multiple personality. The term schizophrenia, coined by Eugen Bleuler (18571939), was int...

Psychology
PSYC 211
Yogita Chudasama
PSYC 211 Lecture Notes - Lecture 14: Knockout Mouse, Arain, Incentive Salience

Week 14: Drug Abuse Addiction: What Is It? Drug addiction involves: repeated consumption of drug (natural or synthetic) an overpowering desire or need (compulsion) tocontinue taking the drug and obtain it by any means tole...

Psychology
PSYC 211
Yogita Chudasama
PSYC 211 Lecture 11: Week 11

Week 11: Human Communication Chimpanzees can learn to sign Chimpanzees cannot speak like humans but they can be trained to use American Sign Language. Washoe the chimp learned 130 signs by imitating her teachers and reacti...

Psychology
PSYC 211
Yogita Chudasama
PSYC 211 Lecture 2: Week 1

Week 1 Introduction to Behavioral Neuroscience: A Riddle What walks on four legs in the morning, two legs at noon, and three legs in the evening? Oedipus the King, Sophocles (ca 496 406 B.C.) Answer: Man. Men ought to kno...

Psychology
PSYC 211
Yogita Chudasama
PSYC 211 Lecture 10: Week 10

Week 10 Learning and Memory What is Learning and Memory? Learning: refers to the process by which experiences change our nervous system. Learning can: involve specific relations between stimuli in the environment involve r...

Psychology
PSYC 211
Yogita Chudasama
PSYC 211 Lecture Notes - Superior Temporal Gyrus, Auditory Cortex, Receptive Aphasia

Chapter 14: Human Communication - patient R.F. unable to read words, but able to identify which ones were mispelled - Language is an important human social behavior, that often intends to elicit a response from the othe...

Psychology
PSYC 211
Yogita Chudasama
Neuro 6.pdf

The text reference for this lecture is posted on WebCT You will NOT find a chapter devoted to the topic of this lecture in your text book PSYC 211 Behavioural Methodsof Research Dr Yogita Chudasama Stewart Biology Room N84...

Psychology
PSYC 211
Yogita Chudasama
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