Neurobiologie

wsbim1220  2021-2022  Bruxelles Woluwe

Neurobiologie
3 credits
30.0 h
Q2
Language
French
Prerequisites

The prerequisite(s) for this Teaching Unit (Unité d’enseignement – UE) for the programmes/courses that offer this Teaching Unit are specified at the end of this sheet.
Aims

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :

1 The objectives are to learn the approaches of cellular and molecular biology which allow to develop different experimental models needed to study the mechanisms of neuronal loss, which are found in several neurodegenerative diseases.
 
Content
The lecture is subdivided into 3 main parts. In the first part we will discuss the cellular organization of the nervous system, in the second part the modes of communication and signaling and in the third part the macroscopic anatomy of the brain.
Teaching methods
The teaching is organized in the form of lectures on the campus.
Evaluation methods
Written exam consisting of multiple choice questions with reasoning and open-ended questions.
The student will have to demonstrate mastery of his knowledge and understanding of the concepts.
The number of questions will reflect the importance and the hourly volumes of each of the parties. The final mark will take into account a weighting of the results of each part, in connection with this number of hours.
Other information
Prerequisites: in order to follow this course, completion of courses in general biology, cytology and histology (Bac 1) is required.
Online resources
For the section dedicated to neuroanatomy : https://sites.uclouvain.be/braininteratlas/fr
Bibliography
  • Il n'y a pas de support de cours obligatoire. Les étudiants disposeront de notes de cours sur le site Moodle. Il leur sera également proposé un ouvrage de référence.
Des livres de référence sont cités. Les documents projetés au cours sont tous disponibles sur Moodle.
Teaching materials
  • Il n'y a pas de support de cours obligatoire. Les étudiants disposeront de notes de cours sur le site Moodle. Il leur sera également proposé un ouvrage de référence.
Faculty or entity


Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Sigle
Credits
Prerequisites
Aims
Additionnal module in Biomedical Sciences

Master [120] in Biomedicine

Bachelor in Biomedicine
3
WMD1120 AND WFARM1009 AND WMD1006

Minor in Medication Sciences