Course Schedule

The schedule is tentative and subject to change. Any changes to the schedule will be announced ahead of time.

All assignments are due at 11:59pm EST on the due date.

Assignment

Due Date

Reading

Welcome and Introduction

Wed, Jan 9

None

Unit 1 Organization of the Nervous System

Unit 1 Discussion

Tues, Jan 15

Chapter 1 and Appendix

 

*The reading for next week is a little heavy. I suggest starting it early.*

Unit 1 Problem Set

Wed, Jan 16

Unit 1 Muddiest Point

Tues, Feb 12

Unit 2 Neuronal Signaling

Unit 2 Discussion

Tues, Jan 22

Chapters 2-4

Unit 2 Problem Set

Wed, Jan 23

Unit 2 Muddiest Point

Tues, Feb 12

Unit 3 Synaptic Transmission – TWO WEEKS TO COMPLETE

Unit 3 Discussion

Tues, Feb 5

Chapters 5-7

Unit 3 Problem Set

Wed, Feb 6

Unit 3 Muddiest Point

Tues, Feb 12

Exam 1

Tues, Feb 12

Units 1-3

Unit 4 Somatosensory & Pain

Unit 4 Discussion

Tues, Feb 19

Chapters 9-10

Unit 4 Problem Set

Wed, Feb 20

Unit 4 Muddiest Point

Tues, Mar 26

Unit 5 Vision

Unit 5 Discussion

Tues, Feb 26

Chapters 11-12

Unit 5 Problem Set

Wed, Feb 27

Unit 5 Muddiest Point

Tues, Mar 26

Spring Break

Mon, Mar 4 through Fri, Mar 8

Unit 6 Auditory & Vestibular

Unit 6 Discussion

Tues, Mar 12

Chapters 13-14;

Actions and Innervations of Extraocular muscles pg. 448-450;

Clinical Applications pg. 453-454

Unit 6 Problem Set

Wed, Mar 13

Unit 6 Muddiest Point

Tues, Mar 26

Unit 7 Chemical Senses

Unit 7 Discussion

Tues, Mar 19

Chapter 15

Unit 7 Problem Set

Wed, Mar 20

Unit 7 Muddiest Point

Tues, Mar 26

Exam 2

Tues, Mar 26

Units 4-7

Unit 8 Motor

Unit 8 Discussion

Tues, Apr 2

Chapters 16-17

Unit 8 Problem Set

Wed, Apr 3

Unit 8 Muddiest Point

Tues, Apr 30

Unit 9 Basal Ganglia & Cerebellum

Unit 9 Discussion

Tues, Apr 9

Chapters 18-19

Unit 9 Problem Set

Wed, Apr 10

Unit 9 Muddiest Point

Tues, Apr 30

Unit 10 Plasticity & Repair

Unit 10 Discussion

Tues, Apr 16

Chapters 8, 26

Unit 10 Problem Set

Wed, Apr 17

Unit 10 Muddiest Point

Tues, Apr 30

Unit 11 Emotion & Addiction

Unit 11 Discussion

Tues, Apr 23

Chapter 31

Unit 11 Problem Set

Wed, Apr 24

Unit 11 Muddiest Point

Tues, Apr 30

Exam 3

Tues, Apr 30

Units 7-10