MBB Seminars

The following courses will serve as MBB seminars for 2016-17. All MBB Cognitive Science track students must take one of these seminars, usually in the junior year. 

  • Empirical and Mathematical Reasoning 11: Making Sense: Language, Logic, and Interpretation
  • [History of Science 170: Broken Brains]
  • Human Evolutionary Biology 1312: Human Sexuality: Research and Presentation Seminar
  • Human Evolutionary Biology 1313: Stress
  • Human Evolutionary Biology 1418, Research Methods in Endocrinology
  • [Linguistics 130: Psycholinguistics]
  • Linguistics 132, Psychosemantics
  • Mind, Brain, and Behavior 980a (formerly MBB 93). Conscious States: Waking, Sleeping, and Dreaming
  • Mind, Brain, and Behavior 980b (formerly MBB 95). Addiction, Choice, and Motivation
  • [Mind, Brain, and Behavior 980c (formerly MBB 96). The Science of Happiness]
  • [Mind, Brain, and Behavior 980d (formerly MBB 92). A Systems Neuroscience Approach to Conscious Perceptual Experience]
  • [Mind, Brain, and Behavior 980e (formerly MBB 91z).Music, Mind, and Brain]
  • Mind, Brain, and Behavior 980f (formerly MBB 99z). Creativity Research: Madmen, Geniuses, and Harvard Students
  • Mind, Brain, and Behavior 980g. The Origins and Evolution of Cognition: A Comparative Study of Human and Nonhuman Abilities
  • Mind, Brain, and Behavior 980h. What Disease Teaches about Cognition
  • [Mind, Brain, Behavior, 980ir. Topics in the Mind/Brain Sciences: How the Mind/Brain Represents the World]
  • [Mind, Brain, and Behavior 980j. Avian Cognition: Why Being Called a Bird Brain is a Compliment not open to students who have already taken Psy 980f]
  • [Mind, Brain, and Behavior 980k. Fighting Cancer with the Mind]
  • Mind, Brain, and Behavior 980l. Dopamine
  • Mind, Brain, and Behavior 980m, Functional Neuroimaging of Psychiatric Disorders
  • Mind, Brain, and Behavior 980n, Neuroaesthetics
  • Mind, Brain, and Behavior 980o. The Self: What Philosophy, Psychology, and Neuroscience Tell Us
  • Mind, Brain, and Behavior S-91. Art, Mind, and the Brain: Study Abroad in Trento, Italy
  • Mind, Brain, and Behavior S-93. Mind, Brain, and Behavior in Decision Making: Study Abroad in Trento, Italy
  • Mind, Brain, and Behavior S-95. Cutting Edge Neuroscience in Film and Television: Study Abroad in Trento, Italy
  • Mind, Brain, and Behavior S-96: The Social Brain: Study Abroad in Trento, Italy
  • Mind, Brain, and Behavior S-97: The Evolutionary and Developmental Origins of Cognition: Study Abroad in Trento, Italy
  • [Neurobiology 101A and B (formerly Neurobio 101hfa), Novel Therapeutics in the Central Nervous System]
  • [Neurobiology 102A and B (formerly Neurobio 101hfc), Designer Neurons: How Cell Types are Generated in the Nervous System and the Lab]
  • [Neurobiology 103A and B (formerly Neurobio 101hfd), Building a Brain]
  • Neurobiology 104A and B (formerly Neurobio 101hfi), The Neurobiology of Drug Addiction
  • Neurobiology105A and B, Fundamentals of Computational Neuroscience
  • Neurobiology106A and B, Human Cognition: Reading and Writing the Neural Code
  • Neurobiology107A and B, Pleasure, pain and everything between: How Touch Encodes the World Around Us
  • [Neurobiology108A and B, The Hippocampus: From Molecules to Memory]
  • Neurobio 109A and B, Precision Neuroscience: Neural Circuits for Individuality 
  • Neurobio 110A and B, Sensing a Chemical World 
  • Neurobio 111A and B, Neurobiology of Learning and Memory
  • Neurobiology 130, Visual Recognition: Computational and Biophysical Perspective
  • [Philosophy 125: Beyond Dualism: Descartes on Human Nature]
  • Psychology 980f. Animal Cognition
  • Psy 980JA, The Social Brain
  • Psy 980JB, Styles of Thought
  • Psychology 1304. Brain Damage as a Window into the Mind
  • [Psychology 1305. Evolution and Cognition]
  • Psy 1358, Cognitive and Neuro Aspects of Object and Action Knowledge
  • Psychology 1401, Computational Cognitive Neuroscience
  • [Psychology 1452. The Human Face]
  • [Psychology 1453. Consciousness Explored]
  • Psy 1456, The Clever Human Brain
  • [Psy 1555, Wired to Connect? The Neuroscience of Social Understanding and Interaction]
  • [Psychology 1605. Psychology of Language]
  • [Psychology 1702. The Emotional Mind]