E.g., Tuesday, August 4, 2015
E.g., Tuesday, August 4, 2015
E.g., Tuesday, August 4, 2015
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Whether you are an outstanding or a struggling student, "Learning How to Learn" will give you powerful mental tools that will help you learn more effectively in tough-to-master subjects. You will discover practical, immediately useful insights that will help you to more deeply master your studies.

7.5
Average: 7.5 (2 votes)
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Discover what makes your brain tick in this first module of a three-part introductory series in neuroscience.

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The World Federation for Mental Health prescribes: “Stimulate new areas of your brain and grow more connections among brain cells by intellectually challenging yourself. Solve a puzzle, learn a new musical instrument, read a challenging book, play a board or card game, attend a lecture or play, or write a short story”. This Neuropsychotherapy Course helps therapists and teachers adapt digital gamification and multimedia to provide such stimulation. It builds from basic audio-visual skills to comprehensive studio techniques, all within conventional budget limits.

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What do your dreams mean? Do men & women differ in the nature & intensity of their sexual desires? Why cant we tickle ourselves? Can Chimpanzees learn sign language? This course will try too answer these questions & many others, providing a comprehensive overview of the scientific study of thought & behavior.

10
Average: 10 (1 vote)
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How does the brain function? How does it interact with the body in order to control and mediate behaviors and actions? Though psychologists have long studied these questions, the workings of the brain remain, in large part, a mystery. In this course, we will explore the field of psychology devoted to the pursuit of these questions: neuropsychology or the study of the structure and function of the brain as it relates to psychological processes.

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Aug 17th 2015

This is a course about dementia looking at a broad range of topics including,basic brain anatomy, pathology, dementia research, risk factors, symptoms, diagnosis, medical management, living with dementia, progression and staging, palliation, behaviours and therapeutic approaches.

9.7
Average: 9.7 (10 votes)
Aug 15th 2015

This course is about how detective work by the brain creates our sense of spatial location from a variety of sensory and motor sources, and how this spatial sense in turn shapes our cognitive abilities.

10
Average: 10 (2 votes)
Jun 15th 2015

This course explores the brain bases of bilingualism by discussing literature relevant to differences in age of initial learning, proficiency, and control in the nonverbal, single language and dual-language literature. Participants will learn about the latest research related to how humans learn one or two languages and other cognitive skills.

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Jun 1st 2015

Students who have successfully completed this course in-person have described it as a survey class on sleep that is team taught by experts.

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Jun 8th 2015

What do we know and what are we discovering about the form and function of the human brain? Find out with this free online course

10
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May 11th 2015

Explore the most pertinent scientific and philosophical concepts for understanding our own minds with this free online course.

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Feb 23rd 2015

Learn how the nervous system produces behavior, how we use our brain every day, and how neuroscience can explain the common problems afflicting people today. We will study functional human neuroanatomy and neuronal communication, and then use this information to understand how we perceive the outside world, move our bodies voluntarily, stay alive, and play well with others.

10
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Feb 16th 2015

This course aims for a mechanistic description of mammalian brain function at the level of individual nerve cells and their synaptic interactions.

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Neurobiology is all about the biology of our nervous system, from the spinal cord to the brain—and everything in between. This course is designed to provide you with an overview of the most important areas of neurobiological study.

10
Average: 10 (1 vote)
Jan 26th 2015

The course will consider how what we see is generated by the visual system, and what visual perception indicates about how the brain works. The evidence will be drawn from neuroscience, psychology, science history and philosophy. Although the discussions will be informed by visual system anatomy and physiology, the focus is on perception.

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Jan 5th 2015

Explore the structure and function of the human central nervous system. Learn why knowledge of human neuroanatomy, neurophysiology, neural plasticity, and new discovery in the brain sciences matters for clinical practice in the health professions.

5
Average: 5 (1 vote)
Feb 9th 2015

Explore the intersection of statistics and functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI), a non-invasive technique for studying brain activity.

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Sep 3rd 2014

Discover what makes your brain tick in this second part of a four-part introductory series in Neuroscience.

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Nov 18th 2014

A journey through the eye, retina and brain, revealing how light translates into nerve signals that encode the visual world.

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Sep 29th 2014

Try your hand at understanding the brain by learning to analyze neural data yourself! Working with real neural data sets from neuroscience research labs, you’ll learn data analysis techniques so you can discover for yourself how the brain works.

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