Certificate in Neurotechnology Innovation - Drugs and Behaviour PSYO 3237   Drugs and Behaviour
CREDIT HOURS: 3
An introduction to behavioural psychopharmacology. The lectures involve basic anatomy, physiology, and chemistry of the nervous system. Behavioural effects and underlying mechanisms of various psychoactive drugs are discussed. Specific topics covered are alcohol, tobacco, amphetamines, cocaine, opiates, hallucinogens, tranquilizers, and antipsychotic drugs.
FORMAT: Lecture
PREREQUISITES: PSYO 2000.03 or NESC 2007.03, and one of PSYO 2470.03/NESC 2470.03, PSYO 2570.03/NESC 2570.03, or PSYO 2770.03
CROSS-LISTING: NESC 3237.03