10 Credits AUTUMN

Co-requisites: MED6021, MED6030, MED6033, MED6034

Aims/Description: The unit overviews the application of brain imaging techniques in research and the clinic. Techniques include magnetic resonance imaging, positron emission tomography and neurophysiological recording. The module contains practical illustrations of the use of neuroimaging in investigating neuroanatomical and neurofunctional processes and pathologies.

Staff Contact: Dr Martin Nicklin
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Seminars, Tutorials, Independent Study
Assessment: Course work

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