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Learner Reviews & Feedback for Understanding the Brain: The Neurobiology of Everyday Life by The University of Chicago

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About the Course

Learn how the nervous system produces behavior, how we use our brain every day, and how neuroscience can explain the common problems afflicting people today. We will study functional human neuroanatomy and neuronal communication, and then use this information to understand how we perceive the outside world, move our bodies voluntarily, stay alive, and play well with others....

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May 24, 2020

It has been, in all, a wonderful experience taking this course, Prof Peggy is really good at what she does, wonderful content, stories, instances, and videos. Learnt a lot from this course, thank you!


Jul 26, 2020

This course has been an eye-opener for me and has helped me to better understand the brain from a perspective of empathy towards those suffering from debilitating disorders, thanks to Professor Mason.

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By Muhammad A U B N

Jan 16, 2020

I loved studying this course. It has elevated my motivation for neurobiology.


Jun 1, 2019

I love professor Mason!! She is so passionate and makes me love Neurobiology.

By Richard M

May 23, 2019

Great class and Peggy Mason made the class fun and to understand Neurobiology

By Amy M

Jul 19, 2017

Enjoyed every minute. Can't wait to see what else Professor chooses to share.

By Xime X

Apr 10, 2024

It is really interesting, professor is amazing and it is easy to understand.

By Anna P

Mar 24, 2022

Professor Mason is one of the most inspirational teacher I have come across!

By Steve B

Feb 11, 2022

Bit out of my depth on this course. But for those capable well worth taking.

By Diego C

Mar 22, 2021

it is an excellent course, perfect for all those interested in neurobiology.

By Kalyani K

Apr 27, 2020

A very detailed course with amazing explanations and everyday life examples!

By Jorge I V B

Nov 25, 2019

Fulfilled my goal. Thanks a lot for letting me to update about neurobiology.

By Ana S

Jun 8, 2024

Obrigada Professora Peggy por nos proporcionar um aprendizado tão completo.

By Mbalenhle N

Oct 8, 2022

This was a very good course and it enhanced my understanding of the brain.

By Eva M

Jun 25, 2018

Very interesting and well explained tour of brain structures and functions.

By Ahmad J

Jan 29, 2018

It is very helpful course for those who have zero background in this topic.

By Liang S

Sep 19, 2017

Love this course! So informative and the everyday example is so interesting

By Dhriti S

Jul 21, 2019

Extremely interesting course taught with great enthusiasm and explanation.

By Evgeniya Z

Oct 8, 2018

Amazingly interesting course! Fitting for beginners. Thank you very much!!

By Tracy W

Feb 14, 2017

I really enjoyed this course.

I liked Peggy's style of delivering lectures.

By Pilar A

Sep 16, 2022

Great course, thank you so much to Peggy Mason and the rest fo her team.

By Yue Z

Jun 27, 2022

Well developed, and a great course to learn and dabble into neurobiology.

By Elisabeth R

Sep 8, 2020

I really appreciated the course, the professor is amazing and passionate.

By samat.bayakhmetov

May 16, 2018

Captivating, concise and funny! What else you need from an online course)

By Dr. S J A P

Sep 3, 2021

Very much intersesting and insightful lectures by the wonderful teacher.

By Priyanka D

Nov 5, 2020

A fantastic course taught by a brilliant teacher! I highly recommend it!

By Dr. C

May 3, 2020

Terrific course! Professor is brilliant and makes neurobiology fun, too.