Special Topics: Emotional Brain
Course Number: NEURL-UA 302
Prerequisite: NEURL-UA 220 (Behavioral & Integrative Neural Science)
Semester: Fall or Spring
Emotions play a significant role in human experience. But just how emotions emerge from neural tissue is controversial. Our ability to understand the brain is only as good as our understanding of what we are asking of the brain. In this class we will discuss the conventional wisdom about emotions, and why it is wrong.