BIO-620 / 2 credits

Teacher: Invited lecturers (see below)

Language: English

Remark: From June 10th to 14th, the course runs every morning 9h15-10h45 and 11h10 - 12h40


Only this year


This course covers three major topics introducing: (1) fMRI methods, experimental designs and fMRI analysis; (2) recent research on cognitive and decision neuroscience in humans; (3) neuroimaging studies in the field of social cognition. Guest speaker: Visiting Professor Jean-Claude Dreher



fMRI, neuroeconomics, decision neuroscience, social neuroscience, machine learning

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

Undergraduates: 'Introduction to Neural Science' or with permission of the instructor.

Also recommended are 'Behavioral and Integrative Neuroscience', 'Introduction to Theoretical Neuroscience', 'Bayesian Modeling of Behavior' and 'Neural data analysis'



- Neuroeconomics, Decision Making and the Brain, 2nd Edition, Edited by Glimcher and Fehr, Academic Press, Elsevier, 2014.

-Decision Neuroscience: an integrative perspective, 1st edition, Edited by JC Dreher and L Tremblay, Academic Press, Elsevier, 2016

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In the programs

  • Exam form: Project report (session free)
  • Subject examined: Neuroeconomics / Decision Neuroscience
  • Lecture: 20 Hour(s)
  • Practical work: 4 Hour(s)

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