CSB445H1: Topics in Sleep Research

Hours

3L/33S

This course covers theories in why and how we sleep.  It will focus on the biological functions of sleep, how the brain generates different sleep states and how a breakdown in sleep mechanisms contribute to sleep disorders like insomnia, sleep walking and narcolepsy.  This course emphasizes student participation in seminar discussion and debates.

Prerequisite
Distribution Requirements
Science
Breadth Requirements
Living Things and Their Environment (4)