PSYC3752Drugs and Behaviour3 ch (3C)

A survey of all classes of psychoactive drugs and their influences upon cognition, behaviour, and physical functioning. Such topics will be discussed in relation to their underlying biology, including the role of the brain in acute drug responses, long-term effects, and dependence. In the process of doing so, the course will also address issues related to the history of psychoactive drug use, addiction, and legality.

Prerequisites: PSYC 1003 and PSYC 1004