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The Concentration in Neuroscience

Number of Units

Required Courses
BIOL 246 Cell and Molecular Biology with Lab*
BIOL 350 Neurobiology with Lab
PSYC 101 General Psychology
PSYC 226 Physiological Psychology
PHYS 215 Introduction to Complex Systems
COMP/PSYC 265 Cognitive Science

Any three from the following list:
BIOL 484 Topics in Biology: Neurodegenerative Disorders
COMP/PSYC 415 Computational Neuroscience
PSYC 280 Cognition
PSYC 420 Learning
PHIL 107 Logic and Reasoning
PHIL 308 Metaphysics and Mind
COMP 480 Special Topics: TBA

Up to two of the three additional course units may be fulfilled by transfer credit from the Budapest Semester in Cognitive Science.

Concentrators in neuroscience must pass the 9 units with a C- or better. Note that courses taken for fulfillment of major requirements may "double count" towards the concentration (for example, BIOL 246 can "double count" for the biology major AND the neuroscience concentration).

* BIOL 246 may be taken with special instructor permission or by successful completion of course prerequisites.