Neuroscience Course Offerings


Current Course Offerings

The following Neuroscience courses will be offered in the 2021-22 academic years. Course names link to the course syllabi when available. For the academic timetable course description, please click here.

Course Syllabus
(Winter Syllabi from 2020-2021)
Course #     
2021-2022 2022-2023
Experimental Psychology and Neuroscience Methods NESC 2000 Fall Fall
Introduction to Cognitive Psychology NESC 2130 Fall & Winter TBD
Learning NESC 2140 Winter
TBD
Perceptual Processes NESC 2150 Fall TBD
Animal Behaviour NESC 2160 Fall TBD
Systems Neuroscience NESC 2470 Winter TBD
Cellular Neuroscience NESC 2570 Fall TBD
Directed Research Project in Neuroscience
(contact Simon Gadbois)
NESC 3001 Fall & Winter TBD
Directed Research Project in Neuroscience
(contact Simon Gadbois)
NESC 3002 Fall & Winter TBD
Experiential Learning in Science Communication I NESC 3011 Fall Fall
Experiential Learning in Science Communication II NESC 3012 Winter Winter
Neurobiology of Learning  NESC 3043 Not offered
TBD
Laboratory Methods of Learning and Conditioning NESC 3044 Not offered
TBD
Sensory Neuroscience I Vision NESC 3051 Winter TBD
Sensory Neuroscience II Hearing and Speech NESC 3052 Not offered
TBD
Independent Research in Neuroscience I (contact Simon Gadbois) NESC 3100 Fall Fall
Independent Research in Neuroxcience II (contact Simon Gadbois) NESC 3101 Winter Winter
Research Methods in Attention NESC 3131 Fall & Winter
TBD
Research Methods in Visual Cognition NESC 3132 Not offered
TBD
Research Methods in Memory NESC 3133 Fall & Winter
TBD
Research Methods in Psycholinguistics  NESC 3134 Not offered
TBD
Research Methods in Cognitive Neuroscience NESC 3137 Winter TBD
Measuring Behaviour NESC 3161 Fall & Winter TBD
Advanced Animal Behaviour: Theories and Applications NESC 3162 Fall
TBD
Neuroethology NESC 3165 Fall
TBD
Hormones and Behaviour NESC 3170 Fall & Winter
TBD
Psychoneuroimmunology/Ecological Immunology NESC 3180 Not offered
TBD
Psycholinguistics NESC 3190 Fall TBD
Principles of Human Neuropsychology NESC 3227 Winter TBD
Drugs and Behaviour NESC 3237 Fall TBD
Biological Rhythms  NESC 3260 Not offered TBD
The Science of Sleep NESC 3264 Winter
TBD
Developmental Neuroscience NESC 3270 Not offered
TBD
Neuroscience Laboratory I NESC 3370 Fall TBD
Neuroscience Laboratory II NESC 3371 Fall & Winter TBD
Neuroanatomy
(contact William Baldridge)
NESC 3440 Fall TBD
Neural Data Science NESC 3505 Fall TBD
Genes, Brain and Behaviour NESC 3670 Fall TBD
Behavioural Neuroscience NESC 3770 Fall & Winter TBD
Neurolinguistics  NESC 3790 Not offered
TBD
Molecular Neuroscience NESC 3970 Fall
TBD
Senior Seminar 
(contact Simon Gadbois)
NESC 4000 Fall & Winter TBD
Contemporary Issues in Neuroscience NESC 4007 Not offered TBD
Topics in Neuroscience NESC 4008 Not offered TBD
Topics in Perception  NESC 4050 Not offered
TBD
Chemical Neurobiology
(contact Kazue Semba)
NESC 4070 Winter TBD
Topics in Cognition NESC 4130 Winter
TBD
Animal Learning Topics NESC 4140 Fall TBD
Topics in Behavioural Biology NESC 4160 Winter
TBD
Topics in Behavioural Neuroendocrinology  NESC 4170 Not offered
TBD
Theoretical Neuroscience
(contact Thomas Trappenberg)
NESC 4177 Not offered
TBD
Current Advances in Synaptic Function and Plasticity
(contact Stefan Krueger)
NESC 4185 Fall TBD
Science of Mindfulness NESC 4225 Not offered
TBD
Human Performance Topics  NESC 4230 Not offered
TBD
Honours Thesis I
(contact an Honours Advisor)
NESC 4501 Fall Fall
Honours Thesis II
(contact an Honours Advisor)
NESC 4502 Winter Winter
Topics in the History of Neuroscience NESC 4587 Not offered
TBD
Behavioural Neuro(epi)genetics and Genomics NESC 4670 Winter
TBD
Neurotechnology, Innovation, Commercialization and Entrepreneurship NESC 4705 Not offered
TBD
Topics in the Neurobiology of Learning and Memory
NESC 4740 Fall
TBD