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Week 11: The last blog & Laboratory exercise

On the eleventh week we didn’t have a lecture or a quiz anymore, only one exercise session that was little bit different. The exercise session was an EEG measurement. The contact learning sessions are now over and it’s time to … Continue reading

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Week 10: Motor system

The tenth week started differently than the previous ones, because instead of a lecture we had an excursion to Aalto Neuroimaging infrastructure. On tuesday we had our last quiz, which topic was motor system. Also this week’s exercises were about … Continue reading

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Week 9:  Mental Illness 

The eighth week started with a quiz and a lecture. The topic for this week’s quiz was The Resting Brain, Attention, and Consciousness (chapter 21), but on the lecture we went through the chapter 22 (Mental Illness). This week there … Continue reading

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Week 8: Wiring the brain

The eighth week started with a quiz with a quiz and a lecture. The new topic for this week is wiring the brain. This week is no exercise session, but instead we have our second excursion (Cognitive Brain Research Unit). … Continue reading

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Week 7: Auditory System and visit to Nexstim

The seventh week started similarly as the previous ones. On monday we had a quiz and a lecture. This week’s topic is auditory system. This week is also a bit different, because instead of an exercise session we had our … Continue reading

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Week 6: Chemical Control of the Brain and Behaviour

The sixth week started with a lecture and a quiz about Chemical Control of the Brain and Behaviour. There were no new exercises but the deadline for exercises for week 2 was during this week. During next week there is … Continue reading

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Week 5: Neurotransmitter systems

The fifth week started with a lecture and a quiz about neurotransmitter systems. The exercises were about central nervous system disorders and reaction time. On the lecture The lecture started with a quiz. It was nice to notice that five … Continue reading

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Week 4:From Signal Transfer to Sensing

Fourth week started with a quiz and a lecture, like the previous weeks. This week the lecture was filmed agan. The topic of the week is chemical senses, eye, and central visual system. The exercise session was about the topics … Continue reading

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Week 3: From one neuron to another.

Third week started with a quiz about action potential and synaptic transmission, and after that also the lecture went through the main points about synaptic transmission and action potential. The exercise session was dedicated into learning the brain structure in … Continue reading

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Week 2: How does a message travel through neutron? Why is this possible?

The second week started with a lecture and a quiz about the topics of this and previous week. Exercises started with a teaching session, and they will be returned after next week.  On the lecture The lecture was videoed, which … Continue reading

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