BIOL 412 Neurological Damage, Disease and Degeneration




Neurological disorders arising from damage, disease and degeneration, are a major and growing global health concern. In this seminar course, students will explore principles and patterns of nerve cell, tissue and organ damage associated with stress, disease, drugs, medications, ageing and head injury. Further, students will appraise risk factors, aetiologies, therapies and future trends with respect to neurological disorders, and how to recognize and explain the mechanisms of pathologic changes specific to the central and peripheral nervous systems.


CHEM 215 (C-) or BIOL 215 (C-); and BIOL 312 (C-)

Course Notes

BIOL 412 is an approved Science and Technology course for Cap Core requirements.

BIOL 412 is an approved Science course.

Course Outlines

Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).

Effective Term
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