Colgate University

First-Year Course Offerings — Fall 2022

NEUR 170   Introduction to Neuroscience
RestrictionsNo 2024 2023 Not open to students who have taken PSYC 275.
DistributionNatural Sciences & Mathematics
Core AreaNone
RecommendedAP Chemistry or Biology, CHEM 101/111, BIOL 101, or BIOL 182 is strongly recommended. Prospective neuroscience majors should complete this course by the end of the sophomore year.

In this introduction to the neuroscience major, relationships between brain and behavior are examined at a variety of levels, including neurochemical, neurophysiological, physiological, and cognitive functioning. This course does not normally count towards the psychological science major.