Learning and the Brain (Seminar), 4 pts, GU4430
LEARNING AND THE BRAIN
Prerequisites: courses in introductory psychology and/or neuroscience, and the instructor's permission.
What are the neural mechanisms that support learning, memory, and choices? We will review current theories in the cognitive neuroscience of human learning, discuss how learning and decision making interact, and consider the strengths and weaknesses of two influential methods in the study of human brain and behavior--functional imaging and patient studies.
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- T 2:10pm-4:00pm To be announced
- Daphna Shohamy