Department of Psychology Title The Ohio State University

Psychology 5898

Seminar in Behavioral Neuroscience

Team-taught seminar on selected topics from contemporary research areas in the field of behavioral neuroscience.


Credit Hours: 3


Psych 2220(H) and 2300 and 4501, and permission of the instructor; or graduate standing, and permission of the instructor.

Meets the following Psychology Major Goals:


Knowledge Base in Psychology

  • Describe key concepts, principles, & overarching themes in psychology
  • Develop working knowledge of psychology's content domains
  • Describe applications of psychology


Scientific Inquiry & Critical Thinking

  • Use scientific reasoning to interpret psychological phenomena
  • Demonstrate psychology information literacy
  • Engage in innovative & integrative thinking & problem solving
  • Interpret, design, & conduct basic psychological research
  • Incorporate sociocultural factors in scientific inquiry



  • Exhibit effective presentation skills for different purposes
  • Interact effectively with others

Psychology Major:


Psychology Minors:

Advanced elective for General Psychology

General Education:

Syllabus: View Sample Syllabus

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