Drugs and Behavior

PSY 3650 3 Quarter Hours
Course Level CPS - Undergraduate Quarter
Description Presents an overview of the history of drugs and contemporary issues, physiological aspects, and treatment and prevention. Drugs affect behavior. Considers the application of quantitative behavior techniques in animals and humans to determine the behavioral effects of pharmacological agents. Includes a systematic survey of experimental literature and discussion of drugs such as opiates, hallucinogens, depressants, alcohol, and caffeine.


Students should refer to the CPS Prerequisite Table for course prerequisite and corequisite information.


Course Sections

There are no current sections scheduled for this course. Undergraduate course numbers changed beginning with the Fall 2016 term. Please make sure you are using the current course number.
Next Term Starts
  • Summer Graduate
    Jul 10, 2017 (4-, 6-, and 8-week classes)
    Aug 7, 2017 (4-week classes)
  • Fall Undergraduate
    Sep 4, 2017 (7.5- and 15-week classes)
    Oct 25, 2017 (7.5-week classes)
  • Fall Graduate
    Sep 18, 2017 (6- and 12-week classes)
    Oct 30, 2017 (6-week classes)

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