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Curricular Requirements

Neuroscience (PhD)

Year 1

Required

  • GIGP 500 IGPBS 1st Year Research Rotations (32 QH)
  • GIGP 501 Molecular and Cellular Biology I (5 QH)
  • GIGP 502 Molecular and Cellular Biology II (5 QH)
  • GIGP 503B, C, D & E Systems Lectures (4 QH)
  • GIGP 507 Art of Scientific Presentation (2 QH)
  • GIGP 508 Ethics and Regulatory Issues in Biomedical Research (1 QH)
  • GIGP 509 Biostatistics (1 QH)
  • GIGP 510 Computer Applications in Biomedical Research (1 QH)
  • GIGP 512 Neuroscience (5 QH)
  • GIGP 516 Physiology for Neuro-Pharm Research (3 QH)
  • GIGP 518 Writing Skills (1 QH)
  • GMTD 709 MCS Seminar Series (1 QH)

Year 2

Required

  • GCMP 601 Neuropharmacology I (1 QH)
  • GCMP 602 Neuropharmacology II (1 QH)
  • GMTD 709 MCS Seminar Series (1 QH)
  • GNSC 504 Neuroscience Seminar (1 QH)
  • GNSC 553 Neuroscience Journal Club (1 QH)
  • GNSC 570 Principles and Practice in Neuroscience Teaching. (2 QH)
  • GNSC 599 Pre-Candidacy Research Activities (40-48 QH)
  • GNSC 505 Human Brain Dissection (1 QH)
  • GNSC 600 Neurophysiology (2 QH)
  • GNSC 605 Techniques in Microscopy (1 or 2 QH)
  • GNSC 606 Neurodegeneration (1 QH)
  • GNSC 607 Neuronal Signaling (2 QH)

Years 3 and Following

Required

  • GMTD 709 MCS Seminar Series (1 QH)
  • GNSC 504 Neuroscience Seminar (1 QH)
  • GNSC 553 Neuroscience Journal Club (1 QH)
  • GNSC 599 Pre-Candidacy Research Activities (40-48 QH)
    or GNSC 699 Post-Candidacy Doctoral Research Activities (40-48 QH)

Neuroscience (MS)

Year 1 

Required

  • GIGP 507 Art of Scientific Presentation (2 QH)
  • GIGP 508 Ethics and Regulatory Issues in Biomedical Research (1 QH)
  • GIGP 509 Biostatistics (1 QH)
  • GIGP 510 Computer Applications in Biomedical Research (1 QH)
  • GIGP 518 Writing Skills (1 QH)
  • GMTD 709 MCS Seminar Series (1 QH)
  • GNSC 504 Neuroscience Seminar (1 QH)
  • GNSC 553 Neuroscience Journal Club (1 QH)
  • GNSC 599 Pre-Candidacy Research Activities (40-48 QH)

Years 2 and Following

Required

  • GMTD 709 MCS Seminar Series (1 QH)
  • GNSC 504 Neuroscience Seminar (1 QH)
  • GNSC 553 Neuroscience Journal Club (1 QH)
  • GNSC 599 Pre-Candidacy Research Activities (40-48 QH)