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Substance Abuse & The Brain

Description:
This course examines commonly abused substances and their psychobiological effects. Accordingly, it surveys a variety of "street drugs" - from crack/cocaine marijuana, oxycodone "E" to inhalants - focusing on the interaction with the brain reward and stress systems. Also explored are gender/age interactions as they relate to propensity to "try" and abuse drugs, especially during adolescent years.

Offered in:

2017 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 7485 TuTh
08:00 - 09:15
Donaldson,Sherry Tiffany Y04-4130
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 09/05/2017
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 24
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = PSYCH 201 and 360
Course Attributes: