Neural Connections in the Human Brain by Radu Jianu of Brown University, Posted by Image Editor, Licensed under CC by 2.0.
The overall goal of this course is to examine the fundamentals of neuroscience research design and techniques.
By the end of the quarter, you should be able to confidently critique research designs and establish appropriate designs and techniques for your future research.
This course will introduce you to research methodologies to be able to understand and design neuroscience research by examining research related to topics that are foundational to neuroscientific research (e.g., neurons, neuroanatomy, neurophysiology, behavior).
In addition, you will engage with important ethical issues in neuroscience related to these topics.
Specifically, by the end of the course you should be able to: