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2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

Neuroscience Minor

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The interdisciplinary minor in Neuroscience provides students with the opportunity to develop an understanding of the fundamentals of this emerging field which brings together the study of brain behavior and cognition. The curriculum is designed to reflect the interdisciplinary nature of the science through coursework from several different departments and to allow students to master the fundamentals of the field using both traditional classroom and applied learning venues. Students should contact one of the Neuroscience Minor coordinators for more information.

Dr. Mark Galizio                  Psychology                               (910) 962-3813
Dr. Richard Satterlie            Biology and Marine Biology       (910) 962-2552       

Requirements for a Minor in Neuroscience:

All students must complete five required core courses (14 hours). An additional 9 credit hours of electives selected from the list below are required to complete the minor. At least nine hours must come from courses outside the student’s major (including major requirements outside the discipline - e.g., CHM 101  and CHM 102  for BIO or CHM majors and BIO 201  for PSY majors).


At least nine credit hours from any of the following with at least 3 credits from 400 level courses:

Total: 23 hours

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