Neuroscience Curriculum

Curricular Requirements
 

CREDITS

CAS Core Requirements

42-46

Math Core Requirement must be MAT 190- Calculus I

One SGA course must be PSY 250

Lab Science Requirement must be BIO 105

 

Program Required Courses

58-63

PSY 105 - Introduction to Psychology

3

PSY 225 - Psychology Statistics or MAT 150 - Statistics for Life Sciences

3

NEU 205/205L - Introduction to Neurobiology

4

NEU 306/306L - Behavioral & Cognitive Neuroscience

4

NEU 410 - Neurobiology of Mental Illness

3

NEU 495 - Neuroscience Lab Research

OR

NEU 300 - Internship

3

 

3

Neuroscience Electives (3) (see below)

9-13
BIO 106/106L - Biology II: Cellular/Molecular 4
CHE 110/110L - General Chemistry I 4
CHE 111/111L - General Chemistry II 4
CHE 210/210L/210S or CHE 210G/210LG/210LS - Organic Chemistry I 5
CHE 211/211L/211S or CHE 211G/211LG/211SG - Organic Chemistry II (CHE 310/310L may substitute for CHE 211) 5
PHY 110 - General Physics I 4
PHY 111 - General Physics II 4
Minimum Required Total Credits  120
  Credits
Each student will choose three elective courses. No more than two may be chosen from either list A or B. No course counted as an elective may simultaneously satisfy program requirements.  
List A  
BIO 200/200L/200S - Genetics (Human) 5
BIO 245/245L - General Principles of Anatomy, Physiology and Pathophysiology I 4
BIO 322 - Comparative Animal Physiology 3
BIO 330/330L - Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy 4
BIO 340/340L - Embryology 4
BIO 345/345L - General Principles of Anatomy, Physiology and Pathophysiology II 5
BIO 365 - Immunology 3
BIO 370 - Cell and Molecular Biology 3

BIO 407 - Developmental Biology

3

BIO 450 - Biology Topics (with program approval)

3
CHE 405 - Medicinal Chemistry 3
List B  
PSY 226 - Motivation and Emotion 3
PSY 245 - Evolutionary Psychology 3
PSY 205 - Abnormal Psychology 3
PSY 275 - Introduction to Techniques in Animal Behavior

3

PSY 285 - Research Methods 3

PSY 335 - Comparative Animal Behavior 

OR

BIO 335 Animal Behavior/Behavioral Ecology

3
PSY 362 - Animal Cognition 3
PSY 370 - Drugs, Society and Behavior 3

PSY 380 - Learning/Conditioning and Behavior Modification

OR

PSY 382 - Animal Learning and Behavior

3

PSY 383 - Memory and Cognition

3

PSY 425 - Advanced Methods in Animal Behavior

3

PSY 440 - Sensation and Perception

3

PSY 490 - Behavioral Neuroscience

3

PHI 370 - Philosophy of Psychology

3

PHI 380 - Philosophy of Mind

3

Students in this major can participate in the pre-health graduate school preparation tracks.

https://www.une.edu/cas/programs/pre-health-graduate-school-preparation-tracks-non-degree