PSY290: Introduction to Physiological Psychology

Summer 2003

Tuesdays and Thursdays

2-5 PM

Room SS2108

 

 

 

 

Instructors:

 

 

 

 

Caroline Ko

Franca Placenza

 

 

caroline@psych.utoronto.ca

franca@psych.utoronto.ca

 

 

Ramsay Wright, room 308

Ramsay Wright, room 306

 

 

Office Hours: By appointment

Office Hours: By appointment

 

 

 

 

Teaching Assistant:

 

 

 

 

Sarah Harrison

sarahj@psych.utoronto.ca

Office Hours: Sidney Smith, room 504

May 22 1-2 PM May 27 5-6 PM

June 10 5-6 PM June 12 1-2 PM

June 17 1-2 PM June 19 5-6 PM

June 23 2-4 PM

 

SYLLABUS

Midterm Answer Key

 

Posted June 2, 2003

 

 

GRADES

Posted May 21, 2003

Reloaded July 8, 2003

 

RE: Textbook Readings

RE: Review Paper Assignment

Updated June 19, 2003

Updated July 1, 2003

 

 

 

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

 

Updated July 7, 2003

 

 

 

 

v     LECTURE 1 (C. Ko): Introduction; Neuroanatomy

(Includes lecture slides as presented in class with notes and comments.)

(General outline of the lecture; supplementary figures and tables can be accessed

by clicking highlighted text within the file.)

 

v     LECTURE 2 (F. Placenza): Neural Transmission

LECTURE 2 AMMENDMENT Posted May 20, 2003

 

v     LECTURE 3 (F. Placenza): Psychopharmacology

 

v     LECTURE 4 (F. Placenza): Psychopharmacology; Hormones

 

v     LECTURE 5 (F. Placenza): Reproductive Behavior

N.B. Part I of Lecture 5 (Gonadal Hormones) will be on Test 1. 

 

v     LECTURE 6 (C. Ko): Biological Rhythms and Sleep

o       Supp Table 9.1 from slide #19 Posted June 11, 2003

 

v     LECTURE 7 (C. Ko): Learning and Memory: Biological Organization

 

v     LECTURE 8 (C. Ko): Learning and Memory: Neural Mechanisms

(Pay particular attention to LTP slides. There are additional slides and notes.)

 

v     LECTURE 9 (C. Ko): Learning and Memory: Neural Mechanisms

 

v     LECTURE 10 (F. Placenza): Emotions/Mental Disorders

 

v     LECTURE 11 (F. Placenza): Mental Disorders/Drug Addiction

o        Fig Relapse Circuit