Selection: Neuroscience

Author: Grigory Sapunov
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Understanding how the brain works is one of the fundamental challenges in science today. This course will introduce you to basic computational techniques for analyzing, modeling, and understanding the behavior of cells and circuits in the brain. You do not need to have any prior background in neuroscience...
1 May 2015, 8 weeks
Favored by 10 people
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Leonard E. White
Duke University
Biology & Life Sciences Medicine & Health Social Sciences
Gb Paid Free
Course added: long ago
Explore the structure and function of the human central nervous system. Learn why knowledge of human neuroanatomy, neurophysiology, neural plasticity, and new discovery in the brain sciences matters for clinical practice in the health professions. Medical Neuroscience explores the organization and physiology...
5 January 2015, 12 weeks
4 January 2016, 12 weeks
Favored by 4 people
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Henry A. Lester
Caltech
Biology & Life Sciences Medicine & Health
Gb Free
Course added: long ago
The neuroscience of drugs for therapy, for prevention, and for recreation.  Drug addiction and drug abuse. You’ll learn the prospects for new generations of medications in neurology, psychiatry, aging, and treatment of substance abuse. What happens in the body when a person smokes a cigarette? After...
Details to be announced
Favored by 5 people
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Discover what makes your brain tick in this first module of a three-part introductory series in neuroscience. About this Course Content and material for MCB80x.1x is currently available and open to you to study at your own pace at www.fundamentalsofneuroscience.org We will have an open exam period for...
Date to be announced, 12 weeks
Favored by 2 people
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University of Pennsylvania
Biology & Life Sciences Medicine & Health
Gb Free
Course added: long ago
This course will survey fundamental principles of cognitive and behavioral neurology. The emphasis of the course will be on the neural mechanisms underlying aspects of cognition and on diseases that affect intellect and behavior. No prior background in neurology, medicine, or neuroscience is required...
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Favored by 2 people
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Jonathan D. Moreno, Ph.D.
University of Pennsylvania
Medicine & Health
Gb Free
Course added: long ago
This course will examine the ethical, legal and social issues raised by neuroscience. Topics will include the implications of new knowledge of the brain for our understanding of selfhood, for the meaning of privacy, for the distinction between therapy and enhancement, and for national security. “Perhaps...
Details to be announced
Favored by 1 person
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The activity of neurons in the brain and the code used by these neurons is described by mathematical neuron models at different levels of detail. About this Course * Note: Archived Course This is a past/archived course. Certain features of this course may not be active, but we still invite you to explore...
28 October 2013, 7 weeks
Favored by 2 people
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Idan Segev
Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Biology & Life Sciences
Gb Paid Free
Course added: long ago
These are very unique times for brain research. The aperitif for the course will thus highlight the present “brain-excitements” worldwide. You will then become intimately acquainted with the operational principles of neuronal “life-ware” (synapses, neurons and the networks that they form) and consequently...
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Favored by 4 people
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Duke University
Biology & Life Sciences Social Sciences
Gb Paid Free
Course added: 24 October 2013
This course is about how the brain creates our sense of spatial location from a variety of sensory and motor sources, and how this spatial sense in turn shapes our cognitive abilities. ***April 2016 Update: The course materials can be accessed by selecting the "September 1 2015" session from the "Sessions...
11 May 2015, 6 weeks
Favored by 2 people
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Clinicalneurologylogocropped
University of California, San Francisco
Medicine & Health
Gb Paid Free
Course added: 6 December 2013
An overview of the relevant aspects of the epidemiology, clinical presentation, basic disease mechanisms, diagnostic approaches and treatment options of the most common neurological diseases. Course Co-Directors:Daniel Lowenstein, MDAndy Josephson, MDWade Smith, MD, PhDInstructors:John Engstrom, MDJill...
9 February 2015, 6 weeks
Favored by 2 people
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Alison Cooper
University of Birmingham
Engineering & Technology Medicine & Health
Gb Free
Course added: 8 November 2013
What do we know and what are we discovering about the form and function of the human brain? Find out with this online course.
27 January 2014
23 June 2014
8 June 2015
13 June 2016
19 September 2016
27 March 2017
26 June 2017
15 January 2018
11 June 2018
26 November 2018
23 September 2019
Favored by 1 person
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Economics, psychology, and neuroscience are converging today into a unified discipline of Neuroeconomics with the ultimate aim of providing a single, general theory of human decision making. Neuroeconomics provides economists, psychologists and social scientists with a deeper understanding of how they...
Details to be announced
Favored by 6 people
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Prof. Mark Bear
MIT OpenCourseWare
Biology & Life Sciences
Gb Free
Course added: long ago
This course is an introduction to the mammalian nervous system, with emphasis on the structure and function of the human brain. Topics include the function of nerve cells, sensory systems, control of movement, learning and memory, and diseases of the brain.
Free schedule
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Prof. Suzanne Corkin
MIT OpenCourseWare
Biology & Life Sciences
Gb Free
Course added: long ago
This course explores the cognitive and neural processes that support attention, vision, language, motor control, navigation, and memory. It introduces basic neuroanatomy, functional imaging techniques, and behavioral measures of cognition, and discusses methods by which inferences about the brain bases...
Free schedule
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Prof. Sebastian Seung
MIT OpenCourseWare
Biology & Life Sciences
Gb Free
Course added: long ago
This course gives a mathematical introduction to neural coding and dynamics. Topics include convolution, correlation, linear systems, game theory, signal detection theory, probability theory, information theory, and reinforcement learning. Applications to neural coding, focusing on the visual system...
Free schedule
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Thomas Zoëga Ramsøy
Copenhagen Business School
Computer Science Economics & Finance Humanities Medicine & Health
Gb Free
Course added: 24 October 2013
How do we make decisions as consumers? What do we pay attention to, and how do our initial responses predict our final choices? To what extent are these processes unconscious and cannot be reflected in overt reports? This course will provide you with an introduction to some of the most basic methods...
Free schedule
Favored by 1 person
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Learn how the nervous system produces behavior, how we use our brain every day, and how neuroscience can explain the common problems afflicting people today. The Neurobiology of Everyday Life is a 10-week course intended for anyone interested in how the nervous system works. The course starts by introducing...
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Favored by 2 people
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Prof. Peter H. Schiller
MIT OpenCourseWare
Biology & Life Sciences
Gb Free
Course added: long ago
This series of research talks by members of the Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences introduces students to different approaches to the study of the brain and mind. Topics include: From Neurons to Neural Networks Prefrontal Cortex and the Neural Basis of Cognitive Control Hippocampal Memory...
Free schedule
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Dr. David Corey
MIT OpenCourseWare
Medicine & Health
Gb Free
Course added: long ago
The course will span modern neuroscience from molecular neurobiology to perception and cognition, including the following major topics: anatomy and development of the brain; cell biology of neurons and glia; ion channels and electrical signaling; synaptic transmission, integration, and chemical systems...
Free schedule
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Prof. James DiCarlo
MIT OpenCourseWare
Biology & Life Sciences
Gb Free
Course added: 12 December 2013
Systems Neuroscience Laboratory consists of a series of laboratories designed to give students experience with basic techniques for conducting systems neuroscience research. It includes sessions on anatomical, neurophysiological, and data acquisition and analysis techniques, and the ways these techniques...
Free schedule

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