Department of Neurobiology, Physiology, and Behavior - NPB

Neuroscience Minor

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Neuroscience Minor Requirements:

Total 18 units
Required course NPB 100


Choose at least four from the following list:
NPB 107 – Cell Signaling in Health and Disease
NPB 112 – Neuroscience
NPB 124 – Comparative Neuroanatomy
NPB 126 – Comparative Sensory Physiology
NPB 160 – Molecular and Cellular Neurobiology
NPB 161 – Developmental Neurobiology
NPB 162 – Neural Mechanisms of Behavior
NPB 164 – Mammalian Vision
NPB 165 – Neurobiology of Speech Perception
NPB 166 – Math Tools for Neuroscience
NPB 167 – Computational Neuroscience
NPB 168 – Neurobiology of Addictive Drugs
NPB 169 – Frontiers in Neurobiology


One of the following may be completed to fulfill the elective course requirement:

PSC 113 – Developmental Psychobiology
PSC 121 – Physiological Psychology
PSC 129 – Sensory Processes
PSC 135 – Cognitive Neuroscience
LIN 175 – Biological Basis of Language
PHI 103 – Philosophy of Mind
HDE 163 – Cognitive Neuropsychology in Adulthood and Aging


The following courses are cross-listed. While either offering can be used to fulfill the elective course requirement, students are encouraged to enroll in these courses as NPB offerings.

NPB 124 / PSC 124
NPB 160 / NSC 160


To declare your minor, please use the minor petition form offered by the College of your major:
College of Agricultural & Environmental Sciences
College of Biological Sciences
College of Engineering
College of Letters and Sciences


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