Arts, Sciences, and Engineering Brain and Cognitive Sciences
CRN Course Course Title Term Credits Status
12531 BCS 246 BIOLOGY OF MENTAL DISORDERS Spring 2019 4.0 Open
Schedule:
Day Begin End Building Room
Enrollment: Section Enroll     
17
Section Cap     
No Cap
Total Enroll     
38
Total Cap     
125
Cross Listed: BCS 246 (P), BCS 546, NSC 246, PSY 246
Instructors: MILLER R
Prerequisites: BCS 240 (NSC 201)
Description: Examines the neurobiology of anxiety/phobic conditions, mood disorders, and chronic psychotic states, particularly schizophrenia. Considers definitions of psychiatric syndromes, the problems of diagnosis, brain organization, and neurotransmitter systems involved in state functions. Introduces research approaches including epidemiologic, phenomenologic, family/adoption, longitudinal descriptive, psychophysiologic, neuropharmacologic, genetic linkage, and postmortem studies; emphasizes recent in vivo brain imaging and neuroreceptor studies.
Clusters: N1BCS008, N1BCS009, S1CSP001
Offered: Spring

CRN Course Course Title Term Credits Status
12306 BCS 246 BIOLOGY OF MENTAL DISORDERS Spring 2018 4.0 Open
Schedule:
Day Begin End Building Room
Enrollment: Section Enroll     
24
Section Cap     
No Cap
Total Enroll     
46
Total Cap     
125
Cross Listed: BCS 246 (P), BCS 546, NSC 246, PSY 246
Instructors: MILLER R
Prerequisites: BCS 110 AND BIO 110 or BCS 240 (NSC 201)
Final Exam Schedule: MOREY 321 on 0509 at 1600
Description: Examines the neurobiology of anxiety/phobic conditions, mood disorders, and chronic psychotic states, particularly schizophrenia. Considers definitions of psychiatric syndromes, the problems of diagnosis, brain organization, and neurotransmitter systems involved in state functions. Introduces research approaches including epidemiologic, phenomenologic, family/adoption, longitudinal descriptive, psychophysiologic, neuropharmacologic, genetic linkage, and postmortem studies; emphasizes recent in vivo brain imaging and neuroreceptor studies.
Clusters: N1BCS008, N1BCS009, S1CSP001
Offered: Spring