NX-436 / 4 credits

Teacher: Hummel Friedhelm Christoph

Language: English


Summary

Neuromodulation is an expending field especially in human translational neuroscience and neurotechnology. This course will introduce to different approaches / technologies for neuromodulation, their underlying mechanisms of action and application in humans in healthy and pathological conditions.

Content

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

  • Contextualise
  • Assess / Evaluate
  • Discuss
  • Present
  • Reason
  • Hypothesize
  • Plan
  • Explain

Transversal skills

  • Respect relevant legal guidelines and ethical codes for the profession.
  • Take account of the social and human dimensions of the engineering profession.
  • Demonstrate a capacity for creativity.
  • Demonstrate the capacity for critical thinking
  • Communicate effectively with professionals from other disciplines.
  • Summarize an article or a technical report.
  • Use a work methodology appropriate to the task.
  • Access and evaluate appropriate sources of information.

Teaching methods

Interactive Lectures, Exercise

Expected student activities

Preparation of lectures including suggested literature review Active Participation in Lectures Active participation in Exercises

 

Assessment methods

Written Final Exam (60%)

Interims evaluation (30%)

Exercise: Paper review (10%)

 

In the programs

  • Semester: Fall
  • Exam form: Written (winter session)
  • Subject examined: Advanced methods for human neuromodulation
  • Lecture: 2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Exercises: 2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Semester: Fall
  • Exam form: Written (winter session)
  • Subject examined: Advanced methods for human neuromodulation
  • Lecture: 2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Exercises: 2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Semester: Fall
  • Exam form: Written (winter session)
  • Subject examined: Advanced methods for human neuromodulation
  • Lecture: 2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Exercises: 2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks

Reference week

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