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Brain & Behaviour
Transcript of Brain & Behaviour
Before you go…
How much of our brain do we use?
What do you know about the brain?
Why does it make you feel good?
The way cells communicate
The ways to look at brains and cells
moving, sleeping, eating and sex, drugs
Multiple books and no ‘guide’
Biological knowledge assumed
Factual knowledge & insight
…lots of hard work!
New horizons will open!
It is do-able if you work hard
Adult humans don’t grow new braincells
We use only 10 %
If we just train that other 90 % …
A few minutes of training a day
The other 90 % is psychic
What causes jetlag?
Why do you have a bad craving?
PC, Mac OS, iOS,
Do in first week!
Hand in before group of 17th
Practical Virtual Anatomy
Problem, learning goals!
Certainly but not exclusively:
2 of 3 books, e-reader, lectures
Unclear: follow-up learning goals
Student forums (on StudentPortal)
Ask me after every lecture
What is part of the exam
Sulci & Gyri
White & Grey matter
Journey to the Next Frontier
Sulci & Gyri
Levels of Analysis I
At the movies…
The tv test
The bible test
The kind of images?
Brain is ‘expensive’
Brain damage is bad
Neurosurgery, EEG, PET, fMRI finds no ‘silent areas’
No best book
Very good to own one
Read one scan the other for each task
Not necessarily a whole chapter
Luna-tik counter or Bookstore
Levels of Analysis II
Body & Behaviour
Having your period
Having a brain tumor
Eating junk food
Taking Anabolic steroids
Body -> Behaviour
Imagine you are in bed, nice and
warm, slowly falling asleep, hard
Important Point 1
Important point 2:
Behaviour -> Body
You will need these levels later
Why you can't sleep