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    • 9.00P Introduction to Psychology, Fall 2001 

      Pinker, Steven (2001-12)
      A first course in psychology: how we think, see, feel, learn, talk, act, grow, fear, like, love, hate, lust, and interact. The great controversies: nature and nurture, free will, consciousness, human differences, self and ...
    • 9.00W Introduction to Psychology, Fall 2002 

      Wolfe, Jeremy M. (2002-12)
      This course surveys questions about human behavior and mental life ranging from how you see to why you fall in love. The great controversies: nature and nurture, free will, consciousness, human differences, self and society. ...
    • 9.01 Introduction to Neuroscience, Fall 2004 

      Bear, Mark F.; Seung, H. Sebastian (2004-12)
      Relation of structure and function at various levels of neuronal integration. Topics include: functional neuroanatomy and neurophysiology, sensory and motor systems, centrally programmed behavior, sensory systems, sleep ...
    • 9.01 Neuroscience and Behavior, Fall 2001 

      Schneider, Gerald E. (2001-12)
      Relation of structure and function at various levels of neuronal integration. Topics include: functional neuroanatomy and neurophysiology, sensory and motor systems, centrally programmed behavior, sensory systems, sleep ...
    • 9.013J / 7.68J Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology: The Brain and Cognitive Sciences III, Spring 2003 

      Constantine-Paton, Martha, 1947-; Sheng, Morgan Hwa-Tze; Garrity, Paul A. (2003-06)
      Subject covers all major areas of cellular and molecular neurobiology including excitable cells and membranes, ion channels and receptors, synaptic transmission, cell type determination, axon guidance and targeting, neuronal ...
    • 9.02 Brain Laboratory, Spring 2002 

      Miller, Earl; Jhaveri, Sonal (2002-06)
      Consists of a series of hands-on laboratories designed to give students experience with common techniques for conducting neuroscience research. Included are sessions on anatomical, ablation, neurophysiological, and computer ...
    • 9.03 / 9.031 Neural Basis of Learning and Memory, Fall 2003 

      Corkin, Suzanne; Wilson, Matthew (2003-12)
      Topics in mammalian learning and memory including cellular mechanisms of neural plasticity, electrophysiology, and behavior. Emphasis on human and animal models of hippocampal mechanisms and function. Lectures and discussion ...
    • 9.03 Neural Basis of Learning and Memory, Fall 2001 

      Corkin, Suzanne; Wilson, Matthew (2001-12)
      Topics in mammalian learning and memory including cellular mechanisms of neural plasticity, electrophysiology, and behavior. Emphasis on human and animal models of hippocampal mechanisms and function. Lectures and discussion ...
    • 9.036 The Visual System, Spring 2003 

      Schiller, Peter H. (2003-06)
      The organization of the mammalian visual system and the manner in which shape, color, texture, motion, and depth are processed. Alternate years.
    • 9.04 Neural Basis of Vision and Audition, Fall 2002 

      Schiller, Peter H.; Brown, Merritt Christian (2002-12)
      Examines the neural bases of visual and auditory processing for perception and sensorimotor control. Focuses on physiological and anatomical studies of the mammalian nervous system as well as behavioral studies of animals ...
    • 9.04 Neural Basis of Vision and Audition, Fall 2006 

      Brown, M. Christian; Schiller, Peter H. (2006-12)
      This course examines the neural bases of visual and auditory processing for perception and sensorimotor control, focusing on physiological and anatomical studies of the mammalian nervous system as well as behavioral studies ...
    • 9.04 Neural Basis of Vision and Audtion, Fall 2004 

      Schiller, Peter H.; Brown, Merritt Christian (2004-12)
      Examines the neural bases of visual and auditory processing for perception and sensorimotor control. Focuses on physiological and anatomical studies of the mammalian nervous system as well as behavioral studies of animals ...
    • 9.07 Statistical Methods in Brain and Cognitive Science, Spring 2004 

      Rosenholtz, Ruth (2004-06)
      This course emphasizes statistics as a powerful tool for studying complex issues in behavioral and biological sciences, and explores the limitations of statistics as a method of inquiry. The course covers descriptive ...
    • 9.09J / 7.29J Cellular Neurobiology, Spring 2002 

      Quinn, William G.; Chess, Andrew (2002-06)
      An introduction to the structure and function of the nervous system. Emphasis placed on the cellular properties of neurons and other excitable cells. Includes the structure and biophysical properties of excitable cells, ...
    • 9.09J / 7.29J Cellular Neurobiology, Spring 2005 

      Littleton, Troy; Quinn, William (2005-06)
      This course serves as an introduction to the structure and function of the nervous system. Emphasis is placed on the cellular properties of neurons and other excitable cells. Topics covered include the structure and ...
    • 9.10 / 9.100 Cognitive Neuroscience, Spring 2004 

      Corkin, Suzanne (2004-06)
      Course topics explore the relations between neural systems and cognition, emphasizing attention, vision, language, motor control, and memory. An introduction to basic neuroanatomy, functional imaging techniques, and ...
    • 9.10 Cognitive Neuroscience, Spring 2002 

      Corkin, Suzanne (2002-06)
      Explores the relations between neural systems and cognition, emphasizing attention, vision, language, motor control, and memory. Introduces basic neuroanatomy, functional imaging techniques, and behavioral measures of ...
    • 9.110J / 7.92J Neurology, Neuropsychology, and Neurobiology of Aging, Spring 2003 

      Corkin, Suzanne; Ingram, Vernon M. (2003-06)
      Lectures and discussions explore the clinical, behavioral, and molecular aspects of brain aging processes in humans. Topics include: loss of memory and other cognitive abilitites in normal aging; neurodegenerative conditions ...
    • 9.14 Brain Structure and its Origins, Spring 2005 

      Schneider, Gerald (2005-06)
      This course covers major CNS structures with emphasis on systems being used as models for experimental studies of development and plasticity. Topics include basic patterns of connections in CNS, embryogenesis, PNS anatomy ...
    • 9.14 Brain Structure and Its Origins, Spring 2009 

      Schneider, Gerald E. (2009-06)
      Outline of mammalian functional neuroanatomy, aided by studies of comparative neuroanatomy and evolution, and of brain development. Topics include early steps to a central nervous system, basic patterns of brain and spinal ...