Introduction to Behavioural Neuroscience

By The Health Sciences Academy. The leading provider of science-based interactive courses on the net.

Course Code: NS4030

This course will survey fundamental principles of cognitive and behavioural neurology.

The emphasis of the course is on the neural mechanisms underlying aspects of cognition and on diseases that affect intellect and behaviour.

No prior background in neurology, medicine, or neuroscience is required.


This course will cover content on basic behavioral neurology, including an overview of cognitive localisation in the brain; the neural basis of language processing; executive function and decision-making; how the brain sees; how the brain represents the body, numbers, and space; an introduction to dementia (i.e. when is some forgetfulness too much?); and an introduction to the latest technology tools for studying thinking (fMRI, TMS, tDCS, MEG, EEG).

Will I get a Certificate after completing this course?

Yes. Students who successfully complete the class will receive a Certificate of Completion.

Recommended Background

No pre-requisite of any science background is required. Only high school level science is required.

Course Fees

The cost of this course is £1,389.

Payments in GBP, EUR and USD are accepted.

Pay for your programme in 12 monthly instalments.

Includes access to your protected learners’ area, all course materials, lessons, interactive quizzes, online assessments, worksheets, a community of like-minded classmates, and Learner Services support.

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