Psychobiology, neurosciences and educational contexts (2015/2016)

Course code
4S003379
Name of lecturer
Valentina Moro
Coordinator
Valentina Moro
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
M-PSI/02 - PSYCHOBIOLOGY AND PHYSIOLOGICAL PSYCHOLOGY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
Sem. IA dal Sep 28, 2015 al Nov 8, 2015.

Lesson timetable

Sem. IA
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 11:00 AM - 1:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall Zorzi B  
Thursday 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall Zorzi B  

Learning outcomes

The aim of the course is to provide basic knowledge about the biological networks underlying human behaviour, learning processes and educational activities. In addition, fundamental concepts of rehabilitation and their integration with educational activities will be discussed.

Syllabus

Introduction to Psychobiology
The biological basis of behaviour: from neurons to neuronal networks
Cerebral plasticity and education
Memory and learning
Body and action
The social brain

Assessment methods and criteria

written exam

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2015/2016