NEU

Neuroscience

  • NEU 1000 Introduction to Neuroscience Research

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Introduction to the primary neuroscience literature. Students will learn how to search for articles and begin to analyze the different components of them.

  • NEU 2000 Introduction to the Undergraduate Neuroscience Program for Majors

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Undergraduate neuroscience majors will learn about various resources and expectations that will aid their academic and future career success. Students will also be introduced to the neuroscience community at Wright State University.

  • NEU 3100 How the Nervous System Works I

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    4
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture
    Lab

    An in-depth exposure to how the nervous system works at the single neuron and simple circuit level. Passive and active membrane properties, synaptic function, and information processing.

  • NEU 3200 How the Nervous System Works II

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    4
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture
    Lab

    How the nervous system works among and between neural networks to elicit behavioral responses to external and internal stimuli. Topics will include 1) how the brain interacts with the world, 2) higher levels of interaction, and 3) motivated behaviors.

  • NEU 3400 Advanced Neuroscience Lab Techniques: Microscopy

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    4
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture
    Lab

    How microscopes work. Techniques and skills necessary for preparing tissue for imaging. Optimizing images for visualization and quantification.

  • NEU 4020 Senior Capstone: Neuroscience Laboratory Research

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1
    Schedule Type: 
    Independent Study

    Senior neuroscience majors will write a scientific research article encompassing the neuroscience research they have done and deliver an oral presentation summarizing their research project. Senior standing.

  • NEU 4030 Senior Capstone: Neuroscience Literature Research

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1
    Schedule Type: 
    Independent Study

    Senior Neuroscience majors will select a neuroscience topic, critically analyze the scientific literature associated with it, and write a scientific review article on the study of that topic.

  • NEU 4040 Senior Capstone: Neuroscience Grant Development

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1
    Schedule Type: 
    Independent Study

    Senior neuroscience majors will develop a grant proposal on a neuroscience topic that could push the field forward. Students will prepare a written grant proposal and deliver an oral presentation summarizing their proposal.

  • NEU 4990 Independent Research in Neuroscience

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1 to 3
    Schedule Type: 
    Independent Study

    Students will actively participate in neuroscience research opportunities and gain proficiency in techniques used to study various aspects of neuroscience. Junior or Senior standing.