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PYJ3220 Biological Psychology

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Explores the acquisition and processing of sensory information, the neural control of movement, the biological bases of complex behaviors (such as sleep, learning, memory, sex, language, and addiction), as well as the basic funtioning of the nervous system.  Focuses on the brain's interrelations with the mind and behavior and how brain malfunctions produce mental disorders.

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