This course addresses brain anatomy and physiology and the pathophysiological basis of selected neurodegenerative diseases. Major topics include the brains role as a controller of vital biological processes and factors influencing brain homeostasis and health. Effective strategies for the prevention of brain disease and restorative care will be examined.
45 credits of post-secondary courses at the 100-level or higher
BIOL 353 is an approved Science course.
The following courses are recommended as prerequisites: BIOL 112/113; or BIOL 104/113 with a minimum grade of C+; or BIOL 110/111; or HKIN 190/191; or EDUC 166/267; or EDUC 350
|Fall 2012 onwards|