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课程概述

Medical Neuroscience explores the functional organization and neurophysiology of the human central nervous system, while providing a neurobiological framework for understanding human behavior. In this course, you will discover the organization of the neural systems in the brain and spinal cord that mediate sensation, motivate bodily action, and integrate sensorimotor signals with memory, emotion and related faculties of cognition. The overall goal of this course is to provide the foundation for understanding the impairments of sensation, action and cognition that accompany injury, disease or dysfunction in the central nervous system. The course will build upon knowledge acquired through prior studies of cell and molecular biology, general physiology and human anatomy, as we focus primarily on the central nervous system. This online course is designed to include all of the core concepts in neurophysiology and clinical neuroanatomy that would be presented in most first-year neuroscience courses in schools of medicine. However, there are some topics (e.g., biological psychiatry) and several learning experiences (e.g., hands-on brain dissection) that we provide in the corresponding course offered in the Duke University School of Medicine on campus that we are not attempting to reproduce in Medical Neuroscience online. Nevertheless, our aim is to faithfully present in scope and rigor a medical school caliber course experience. This course comprises six units of content organized into 12 weeks, with an additional week for a comprehensive final exam: - Unit 1 Neuroanatomy (weeks 1-2). This unit covers the surface anatomy of the human brain, its internal structure, and the overall organization of sensory and motor systems in the brainstem and spinal cord. - Unit 2 Neural signaling (weeks 3-4). This unit addresses the fundamental mechanisms of neuronal excitability, signal generation and propagation, synaptic transmission, post synaptic mechanisms of signal integration, and neural plasticity. - Unit 3 Sensory systems (weeks 5-7). Here, you will learn the overall organization and function of the sensory systems that contribute to our sense of self relative to the world around us: somatic sensory systems, proprioception, vision, audition, and balance senses. - Unit 4 Motor systems (weeks 8-9). In this unit, we will examine the organization and function of the brain and spinal mechanisms that govern bodily movement. - Unit 5 Brain Development (week 10). Next, we turn our attention to the neurobiological mechanisms for building the nervous system in embryonic development and in early postnatal life; we will also consider how the brain changes across the lifespan. - Unit 6 Cognition (weeks 11-12). The course concludes with a survey of the association systems of the cerebral hemispheres, with an emphasis on cortical networks that integrate perception, memory and emotion in organizing behavior and planning for the future; we will also consider brain systems for maintaining homeostasis and regulating brain state....

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MG

Jan 14, 2021

This course was a great opportunity for me to understand the world of neurology and helped me to clear all the ambiguities regarding the complex mechanisms that are happening in our beautiful brains.

KT

Nov 21, 2018

I leant so much without even realising it until I got to the final exams and all this knowledge was making sense. Amazing lecturer with so much wisdom in the area. The course is very well delivered.

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626 - 医学神经科学 的 650 个评论(共 722 个)

创建者 Dr. H S

Jul 6, 2020

Excellent course

创建者 石坂 信

Feb 12, 2019

Splended course!

创建者 Gabriel A D B

Oct 2, 2018

Excellent course

创建者 Agata Z

Feb 2, 2018

fantastic course

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Oct 15, 2017

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创建者 Ambroise M

Jan 27, 2017

Excellent course

创建者 Hassan B A

Nov 22, 2016

Excellent! 10/10

创建者 nadia s

Jun 19, 2022

fabulous course

创建者 Caroline R

Sep 30, 2020

Curso perfeito!

创建者 Pedro A

Sep 10, 2020

Curso excelente

创建者 Adam Z

Jun 15, 2018

Simply amazing.

创建者 Neha G V

Aug 10, 2017

Excellent......

创建者 Jorge A D M

Nov 21, 2016

Excelente Curso

创建者 kumar s

Feb 10, 2022

OUTSTANDING!!!

创建者 Itay I

Nov 28, 2021

Amazing course

创建者 Kebbyn A S T

Oct 2, 2020

Muy buen curso

创建者 Suma M

Jun 17, 2020

Amazing course

创建者 irineu z

May 4, 2020

excelent curse

创建者 Jerónimo A M

Dec 26, 2016

muy buen curso

创建者 SUBASH C .

Apr 26, 2021

Nice to work.

创建者 Murilo S S P

Feb 23, 2021

Sensacional!!

创建者 Daniel B H

Oct 3, 2019

Just amazing!

创建者 Julia N

Jul 12, 2019

Thanks a lot!

创建者 Rodrigo C Q R

Jul 6, 2018

Great course!

创建者 Jorge V

Feb 23, 2018

Very complete