NROB61H3 Neurophysiology

This course focuses on the electrical properties of neurons and the ways in which electrical signals are generated, received, and integrated to underlie neuronal communication. Topics include principles of bioelectricity, the ionic basis of the resting potential and action potential, neurotransmission, synaptic integration, and neural coding schemes. Content will be delivered through lectures, labs, and tutorials.

Prerequisite: 

NROB60H3; this course is restricted to students in the Specialist/Specialist Co-op and Major programs in Neuroscience

Enrolment Limits: 
175
Breadth Requirements: 
Natural Sciences