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Introduction to Biological Psychology

Program(s): Undergraduate Courses, Summer College

*Taught Online for Summer 2021*  This course is designed to satisfy the upper division undergraduate core breadth requirement for the undergraduate major in Psychology (PSYC 20300). The material will introduce undergraduate psychology students to the fundamentals of biological psychology and neuroscience. We will concentrate on biological processes which underlie human and animal behavior.

Course Considerations

Students should have completed AP Biology or AP Psychology (or equivalent) to be successful in the course.

Course Overview

Current Grade / Education Level

11th Grade
12th Grade
Undergrad / Grad


Undergraduate Courses
Summer College

Start Date

July 12

End Date

July 30

Class Details

Primary Instructor

Brian Prendergast

Academic Interest

Biological Sciences
Psychology and Neuroscience

Class Specifics

Course Code

PSYC 20300 91

Class Day(s)

Mon Tues Wed Thurs

Class Duration (CST)


11:30 A.M.


Session II

Course Length

3 weeks