|Course No. and Title:||PSYC 2703 Foundations of Biological Psychology|
|Credit Value:||Three (3) credit hours|
An introduction to basic neurophysiology, neurochemistry and neuroanatomy for humans and other animals. The course will cover the methods used to discover the fundamental processes underlying neural function and provide basic knowledge for an understanding of how the nervous system is able to produce and control behaviour.
Introductory Psychology (6 ch) or permission of instructor.
Dr. C. Darren Piercey, Psychology Department, UNB, Fredericton.
For each chapter covered you will have access to the following:
|Course Format:||The course covers the following 11 chapters from the textbook.
Basics of Biopsychology, John Pinel ISBN: 0205602398
Textbooks can be ordered from the UNB Fredericton Bookstore:
|Assignments & Examinations:||
Eleven quizzes (one quiz per chapter) worth a total of 40%, each quiz consists of 25 multiple-choice questions. Midterm Exam (Chapters 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6) consists of 75 mutiple choice questions. Final Online Exam (Chapters 7, 8, 9, 12, 13) consists of 75 multiple- choice questions.
All mid-term exams and final exams for online courses will be invigilated at an approved time and location. Please refer to the Online Exam Request Form to book.
|Time Limit:||6 months from registration date. All course exams and/or assignments must be completed by the designated end date of your course.
Online courses are subject to an additional $100 non-refundable online fee per course. Fees are subject to change by the Board of Governors.
|Methods of Payment:||
Once you complete the Apply Now form below, please send payment. Methods of payment accepted:
If you have previously registered in this online course and wish to register again, please contact us at 453-4646 to complete the registration process.