Nervous System Study Guide

  • Course type: Self-paced
  • Available Lessons: 40
  • Average Lesson Length: 8 min
  • Eligible for Certificate: Yes

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    Nervous System
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    Nervous System

Course Summary

This Nervous System Study Guide course is the simplest way to master the parts and functions of the human nervous system. The course's fun video format and self-assessment quizzes can help students who need to study for upcoming exams, as well as teachers who want to use an engaging supplemental teaching resource.
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Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Neurons Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Structure and Function of Neurons Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Function of Neurotransmitters Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[55288].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[55288].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Types of Neurotransmitters Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62991].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62991].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Types of Neurons: Sensory, Afferent, Motor, Efferent & More Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3961].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3961].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Myelin Sheath, Schwann Cells & Nodes of Ranvier Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3962].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3962].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Neuromuscular Junction: Function, Structure & Physiology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6350].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6350].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Neuroglia: Function & Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3963].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3963].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - How Age Affects Our Neurons: Major Changes & Their Effects Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14841].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14841].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Neuroplasticity Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Interneurons: Definition & Function Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8407].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8407].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Receptor Processes & Sensory Mechanisms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20110].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20110].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Sensory Coding: Getting Messages from Receptors to Your Brain Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20142].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20142].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Pain: Types, Mechanisms, and Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11707].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11707].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Sensory Nerves: Types and Functions of Sensors and Receptors Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3964].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3964].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How Receptors of the Eye Conduct Information via the Optic Nerve Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4743].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4743].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Sense of Sight: Motion, Nerves and Eye Movements Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4744].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4744].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Ear: Hair Cells, Organ of Corti & the Auditory Nerve Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4748].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4748].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Cranial Nerves of the Face and Mouth: Motion and Sensation Functionality Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4749].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4749].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What are Neurological Disorders? - Definitions & Causes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18313].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18313].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Common Signs & Symptoms of Neurological Conditions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18314].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18314].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Categorization of Neurological Disorders: Central and Peripheral Nervous Systems Disorders Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18315].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18315].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Neurological Tests of Major Importance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14751].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14751].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Common Neurological Disorders: List and Descriptions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18316].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18316].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Psychotic Disorders of the Nervous System Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11723].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11723].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Neurobiological Model of Schizophrenia: Brain Systems and Neurotransmitters Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8612].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8612].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Non-Psychotic Disorders of the Nervous System Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11724].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11724].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Vascular Abnormalities of the Nervous System Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11712].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11712].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Nervous System Tumors: Gliomas, Meningiomas, and More Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11725].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11725].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - The Mechanism of Spinal Cord Trauma Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11710].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11710].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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