Biological Psychology

HORMONES AND THE BRAIN- MADRAS UNIVERSITY SYLLABUS

WHAT IS HORMONE? Hormones are chemical messengers released from endocrine glands that influence the nervous system to regulate the physiology ...
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unit 2 – NEURONS- BASIC UNIT OF NERVOUS SYSTEM

BASIC FEATURES OF NERVOUS SYSTEM AN OVERVIEW The nervous system has two main parts: The central nervous system is made ...
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Effects of Brain stimulation – What happens to the brain if it gets stimulated?

Deep brain stimulation (DBS) involves implanting electrodes within certain areas of the brain. These electrodes produce electrical impulses that regulate abnormal ...
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Recording brain activity – How to measure brain functioning?

The human brain is one of the most complex organs in the human body. Some techniques that may be used ...
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Viewpoints to explore the biology of behavior

Nervous system Hormones Genetics Nutrition Gender Nervous system and behavior The most elementary form of behavior (reflex action ) is ...
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Correlating brain anatomy with behavior

The brain has three main parts: the cerebrum, cerebellum and brainstem. Cerebrum: is the largest part of the brain and is ...
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Approaches that relate brain and behavior

The brain receives information and internal and external influences that enable the most appropriate behaviors that should be triggered at ...
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Biological Psychology- Introduction

Biological Psychology is the branch of psychology that analyse how brain, neurotransmitters and other aspects of our biology influence behaviour, ...
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