PSY395H1: Neuroethics

Hours: 
36L

An examination of how developments in neurology and neuroscience can be used to inform ethical and legal issues related to free will, responsibility, competence, education, morality, and empathy in healthy people and in people with confirmed or suspected neurological disorders.

Prerequisite: 

PSY201H1 (or exclusion), PSY260H1/​PSY270H1/​PSY280H1/​PSY290H1

Recommended Preparation: 

Review of basic brain functions

Distribution Requirements: 
Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Thought, Belief and Behaviour (2)