Psychology 580

PSYC 580: Human Neuropsychology

Prerequisites: Graduate standing or permission of instructor

Credit Hours: (3)

Disorders and diseases of the human brain will be examined to familiarize students with the causes, consequences and treatment of brain disorders and to illuminate the role of the brain in normal psychological functioning. Students will learn about the structure and function of the nervous system, causes of brain damage, common neuropsychological disorders and syndromes, disorders of brain function in children and adults and assessment and rehabilitation of brain function.