In addition to the general psychology mission, the primary goal of this concentration is to introduce students to the field of neuroscience. Neuroscience is a multidisciplinary field that seeks to understand the complex relationship between the nervous system and behavior in humans and other animals. Students will learn about brain function and its impact on physical, cognitive and socio-emotional development.
In addition to the general psychology outcomes, students will
- Develop a knowledge base in neuroscience.
- Develop knowledge in the field of neuroscience and explore the applied and research questions in the field utilizing scientific inquiry and critical thinking.