Information for module NEUR2006
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|Module code:||NEUR2006(Add to my personalised list)|
|Division:||Division of Biosciences|
|Module organiser:||Dr Martin Stocker|
|Organiser's location:||Neuroscience, Physiology and Pharmacology, Medical|
|Available for students in Year(s):||2,|
|Module prerequisites:||PHOL2005 (BIOLB21) Structure & Function of the Nervous System|
|Module aims:||The aim of the module is to provide an introduction to the production transmission and integration of signals within the nervous system. The biophysics of neural membranes is considered along with the physiology and pharmacology of synaptic transmission and plasticity. The role of glial cells and optogenetics will also be discussed.|
|Module objectives:||The main objective is to provide an essential background knowledge to understanding basic cellular neurophysiology.|
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|Module assessment:||Coursework two (tutorial summaries) 10.00%.|
Unseen two-hour written examination 70.00%.
Coursework one (practical reports) 20.00%.
|Taking this module as an option?:|
|Link to virtual learning environment(registered students only)||https://moodle.ucl.ac.uk/course/view.php?id=236|
|Last updated:||2015-08-28 15:45:12 by|