The course will cover an introduction to the brain anatomy and the cellular function of neurons, synapses and neurotransmitters. The work of human brain in health and in some disorders as well as the mechanisms of vision, learning, memory, feelings and emotions will be discussed.
Applications of the knowledge may be relevant in a variety of realms including for marketing specialists, user interface and software developers as well as public policy makers and educators. Instructor-led discussion, along with reading, written, and practical assignments.
- Instructor: Rubina Danilova