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Psychology (PSYC)

Department of Psychology
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

PSYC 3204 [0.5 credit]

Drugs and Behaviour

Introduction to synaptic mechanisms and the arrangements of the transmitter-specific brain systems, followed by a discussion of neuro-pharmacological bases of normal and abnormal behaviour and of the behavioural effects of various classes of psychoactive drugs such as stimulants, tranquilizers, opiates.
Prerequisite: PSYC 2200.
Lectures and seminars three hours a week.

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