PSY351 - Psychopharmacology - Dr. Dave Pittman

  This 3-hr credit lecture course introduces the mechanisms and actions of drug use in the nervous system. Based on current psychological and pharmacological research; we will explore how illicit, recreational, and prescription drugs interact with your body to produce their behavioral effects.  See the lecture topic schedule below for a specific listing of the drugs explored.

Students do NOT need to have any prior knowledge or prerequisite courses in order to successfully complete this course.  This course does fulfill an elective requirement for the psychology major at Wofford College.

Grades will be determined by the scores on 2 take home exams (60%) and a final exam (40%).

There is one textbook for this course:

View the Lecture Topics Schedule

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