Introduction to the role of the nervous system in psychological processes, including
the basis of nerve conduction, the role of neurotransmitters, and basic neuroanatomy.
The course also addresses the neurophysiology underlying sensory processes, motivation,
emotion, sleep and dreaming, language, learning and memory, addiction, and mental
Letter Grade Only
- Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
- Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: PSYC 100 or equivalent.
Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100 or ENGL 105, or equivalent.
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area 9B2, 9D3
(CSU GE Area B2; Area D), UC (IGETC Area 4; Area 5B)
C-ID: PSY 150