Control of the endocrine system by the brain and the reciprocal effects of hormones on brain structure and function.
An overview of the field of neuroendocrinology, meaning interactions between hormones and the brain. The focus is on topical, cutting-edge research papers, highlighting the latest findings in the field.
|Teaching period||Full Year (On campus)|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$1,673.50|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$6,508.13|
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- Paper Structure
This paper is taught as small group tutorials.
- Teaching Arrangements
All teaching is undertaken on campus.
- Textbooks are not required for this paper.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Global perspective, Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship,
Communication, Critical thinking, Ethics, Information literacy, Research, Self-motivation,
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- Learning Outcomes
- Students who successfully complete the paper will gain an ability to understand and critique current literature and methodologies of neuroendocrinology research and participate in small group presentations and discussions about the merits of published research.