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Sleep and Sleep Disorder

Online
Subject Area
Course Number
PSYC 440 900
Course Code
PSYC440900
Course Key
71792
Day(s)
Tuesday
Time
4:30pm-6:30pm
Instructor
Prerequisites
PSYC 001
Course Description
This class will provide an introduction to sleep and sleep disorders, focusing on current research in the field. Students will learn about the neurobiology of sleep/wake regulation, the relationship between sleep and memory and how sleep is related to physical and mental health. Sleep disorders, including sleep apnea, insomnia, and narcolepsy will be covered in terms of pathophysiology, assessment and treatment.
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