Week 3

This assignment must be typed, double-spaced, in APA style and must be written at graduate level English. The content, conciseness and clarity of your answers will be considered in the evaluation of your work.

You must integrate the material presented in the text and cite your work according to APA format.

Your response to each question should 1 page per question.

Total assignment should be 4 pages plus a title and reference page.

1.  What are the basic structures/functions of a neuron?  How do neurons communicate?

2.  What are the major structures of the brain?  What is the function of each major structure?

3. Discuss the major techniques of brain research. Be sure to include any pros and cons associated with each.

4. Discuss the major brain structures involved in vision analysis/comprehension.  Explain for each major structure what problems in vision and/or analysis/comprehension would arise if they were damaged.