Visual Neuroscience

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BIBB 217 920
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BIBB 109, PSYC 001, COGS 001 or VLST 101
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An introduction to the scientific study of vision, with an emphasis on the biological substrate and its relation to behavior. Topics will typically include physiological optics, transduction of light, visual thresholds, anatomy and physiology of the visual pathways, retinal processing, properties of visual cortex, and color vision.

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