Courses

Upcoming Courses for the Integrative Neuroscience Major

  • See BU Brain: Schedule of Classes for course descriptions, meeting times, modality of instruction, and Gen Ed attributes.
  • Course descriptions are also available in the Bulletin.

*Psychology Seminars not on one of the lists below will not count towards the IN Major requirements! 

*Be aware that available courses are subject to change! Check this page and the official course list regularly.   

Important Reminder

Check your Degree Works and meet with a Psychology and Harpur Advisor regularly to make sure you are on track for graduation. 


Winter 2024

  • IN Seminars (W'24)

    *Major Requirement: 4 credit requirement—choose one 4 credit, or combine two 2 credit seminars (combining across semesters is acceptable).

    Psychology Seminars not on this list will not count towards the IN Major requirements! 


Spring 2024

  • Math/Chem/Physics Electives (Sp'24)
    • CHEM 221 - Intro Analytic Chem*
    • CHEM 335 - Org Chem Lab
    • CHEM 434 - Bioorganic Chem 
    • MATH 224 & 225 - Calculus I (both classes) 
    • MATH 226 & 227 - Calculus II (both classes) 
    • MATH 323 - Calculus III
    • PHYS 121 or 131 - Physics I 
    • PHYS 122 or 132 - Physics II
    • Download the full list of Spring IN Electives for Gen Ed Attributes.

    Any course with a * also counts towards the Major Lab Requirement. 

  • Related Subject Electives (Sp'24)
    • ANTH 168 - Intro to Biological Anthropology
    • ANTH 249 - Intro to Epidemiology & Biostats
    • ANTH 336 - Human Skeleton*
    • CS 105 - Intro to Computing
    • CS 110 - Programming Concepts & Application 
    • GEOG 422 - Biogeography
    • HIST 238 - Sci &Tech in the Modern World 
    • HWS 410 - Pathophys Nutrition Disease
    • PHIL 121 - Methods of Reasoning 
    • PHIL 122 - Elementary Logic 
    • SLP 414 - Intro Communication Disorders 
    • SLP 415 - Normal & Abnml Spch & Lang Dev
    • Download full list of Spring IN Electives for Gen Ed Attributes.

    Any course with a * also counts towards the Major Lab Requirement. 

  • Psychology Electives (Sp'24)
    • PSYC 220 - Developmental Psych 
    • PSYC 223 - Behavior Disorders
    • PSYC 330 - Drugs and Behavior
    • PSYC 351 - Perception 
    • PSYC 352 - Perception Lab*
    • PSYC 355 - Applied Behavioral Analysis Lab*
    • PSYC 356 - Learning 
    • PSYC 357 - Learning Lab*
    • PSYC 360 - Psychotherapy
    • PSYC 385 - Psychological Tests 
    • PSYC 473 - Additional Approved Seminar
    • Research PSYC 395/397/493/494/498/499 - (see psychology advisor)
    • Download full list of Spring IN Electives for Gen Ed Attributes.

    Any course with a * also counts towards the Major Lab Requirement. 

    Psychology courses not listed above will not count as psychology electives for the IN Major. 

  • Type A or Type B Electives (Sp'24)
    • BIOL 324 - Tissue Biology*
    • BIOL 332 - Genetics
    • BIOL 340 - Genetics Lab*
    • BME 340 - Bioinformatics & Biostats 
    • Download full list of Spring IN Electives for Gen Ed Attributes.

    Any course with a * also counts towards the Major Lab Requirement. 

  • Type A Biology Electives (Sp'24)
    • BIOL 304 - Pre-Health Biochemistry 
    • BIOL 311 - Principles of Cell Biology
    • BIOL 318 - Developmental Biology
    • BIOL 319 - Pre-Health Microbiology
    • BIOL 329 - Pre-Health Microbiology Lab*
    • BIOL/BCHM 401 - Molecular Genetics
    • BIOL 402 - Immunology 
    • BIOL/BCHM 403 - Biochemistry
    • BIOL/BCHM 425 - Molecular Biology Lab*
    • BIOL/BCHM 426 - Biochemistry Lab*
    • BIOL 427 - Cell Biology Lab*
    • BIOL 407/480/483 - Additional Approved Seminar
    • Research BIOL 297/495/496/497/498 - (see psychology advisor)
    • Download full list of Spring IN Electives for Gen Ed Attributes.

    Any course with a * also counts towards the Major Lab Requirement. 

  • Type B Biology Electives (Sp'24)
    • BIOL 351 - Mechanisms of Evol 
    • BIOL 371 - Zoology*
    • BIOL 437 - Biostatistics 
    • BIOL 451 - Current Topics in EvoS
    • BIOL 480/483 - Additional Approved Seminar
    • Research BIOL 297/495/496/497/498 - (see psychology advisor)
    • Download full list of Spring IN Electives for Gen Ed Attributes.

    Any course with a * also counts towards the Major Lab Requirement. 

  • IN Seminars (Sp'24)
    • PSYC 473A - Psychobiology – Sex & Reproduction 
    • PSYC 473C - Social Neuroscience 
    • PSYC 473D - Topics – Drug Abuse and Addiction 
    • PSYC 473F - Psych of Speech, Lang, Music 
    • PSYC 473G - Neuroscience-Sleep and Cirrc Rhythms 
    • PSYC 473I - Clinical Neuropsychology 
    • PSYC 473M - Psychoactive Substances 
    • PSYC 473R - Clinical Neuropsychology 
    • PSYC 473S - The Excited Brain 
    • PSYC 473T - Games Change Minds 
    • PSYC 473Y - The Amazing Hippocampus 
    • BIOL 407 - Biology of AIDS 
    • BIOL 468 - Behavior and Disease 
    • BIOL 480K - Other Senses 
    • BIOL 480L - Microbiome & Human Health 
    • Download Spring IN Seminar List for Gen Ed Attributes

    *Major Requirement: 4 credit requirement—choose one 4 credit, or combine two 2 credit seminars (combining across semesters is acceptable).

    Psychology Seminars not on this list will not count towards the IN Major requirements! 


Summer 2024

  • IN Seminars (S'24)
    • PSYC 473B - The Biology of Seeing 
    • Download Summer IN Seminar List for Gen Ed Attributes

    *Major Requirement: 4 credit requirement—choose one 4 credit, or combine two 2 credit seminars (combining across semesters is acceptable).

    Psychology Seminars not on this list will not count towards the IN Major requirements!