Previous Neuroscience Major Requirements (applicable to students enrolled previous to the 2016-2017 academic school year)

Lower division core courses (5):

  • BIOL 120 - Introduction to Cell Biology
  • CHEM 110 - General Chemistry I
  • CHEM 111 - General Chemistry II
  • PSYC 110 - Introduction to Psychology
  • Statistics (1 from the following: PSYC 210, MATH 105, MATH 230, or MATH 360)

Upper division core courses (7):

  • CHEM 260 - Organic Chemistry I
  • PSYC 310 – Research Methods
  • PSYC 343 & 344 - Physiological Psychology with lab credit
  • PSYC 345 – Psychopharmacology
  • PSYC 374 - Topics in Neuroscience
  • ZOOL 331 – Vertebrate Anatomy
  • 1 from the following:
    • ZOOL 325 - Human Physiology
    • ZOOL 335 – Ecological & Evolutionary Physiology     

 

Upper division electives (3, with 1 course in ZOOL or BIOL required):

  • BIOL 271 - Genetics
  • CHEM 261 - Organic Chemistry II
  • CHEM 340 - Biochemistry I
  • CHEM 341 - Biochemistry II
  • CHEM 350 - Physical Chemistry I
  • CHEM 351 - Physical Chemistry II
  • CHEM 480 (only as Neurochemistry)
  • CS 340 - Artificial Intelligence
  • PHYS 110 or PHYS 115 - General Physics I
  • PHYS 111 or PHYS 116 - General Physics II
  • PHYS 275 - Electronics & Instrumentation I
  • PSYC 346 - Sensation & Perception
  • PSYC 363 - Learning
  • PSYC 364 - Cognitive Psychology
  • ZOOL 261 - Evolution
  • ZOOL 333 - Developmental Biology
  • ZOOL 343 - Animal Behavior
  • ZOOL 351 - Cell & Molecular Biology