Bio 47: Stress is taught in Spring Quarter by Dr. Andrea Nicholas.

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Dr. Andrea Nicholas

Course Objective:

Investigates stress at a psychological, physiological, and molecular level, and provides a current overview of the field of stress research.

Sample Syllabus:

1Stress and Homeostasis
2The Stress Response
3Stress and Heart Disease
4Stress, Metabolism, and Diabetes
5Stress and Digestion
6Review
7EXAM I
8Stress and Reproduction
9Stress and Immunity
10Stress and Pain
11Stress and Memory
12Review
13EXAM II
14Sleep and Death
15Probability and Control
16Depression
17Anxiety
18Risk and Reward
19Hierarchy
20Review
21FINAL