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Visual Neuroscience

Visual Neuroscience

Subject Area
Course Number
VLST 217 401
Course Code
VLST217401
Course Key
66005
Day(s)
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Time
11:30am-1:30pm
11:30am-1:30pm
11:30am-1:30pm
11:30am-1:30pm
Instructor
Prerequisites
BIBB 109, PSYC 001, COGS 001 or VLST 101
Primary Program
Course Description
An introduction to the scientific study of vision, with an emphasis on the biological substrate and its relation to behavior. Topics will typically include physiological optics, transduction of light, visual thresholds, anatomy and physiology of the visual pathways, retinal processing, properties of visual cortex, and color vision.
Crosslistings
PSYC217401
VLST217401
Subject Area Vocab