Research Spotlight: How does “body talk” affect our self-image?
One way that people’s body dissatisfaction is socially expressed is through engaging in negative conversations with friends regarding how unhappy they are with their bodies.
Investigate the vast complexities of the nervous system. Explore the relationship between brain function and human behavior.
Emmanuel's biology major with a concentration in neuroscience is focused on neurobiology and neurochemistry and is ideal for students looking to explore the genetics, molecular biology, anatomy and biochemistry of the brain as they relate to brain function and neurological disorders. Students also have the opportunity to take what they learned in the classroom and apply it to real-world research and internships in the Longwood Medical and Academic Area.
View the 2022-2023 Academic Catalog to find course titles, numbers and descriptions.
Requirements for Concentration:
Note: For BIOL4160 Seminar requirement, students should take the neuroscience section.
Category 1: Cellular/Molecular Electives
At the completion of a degree from the Biology Department, the student will have:
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