9.71 Functional MRI Investigations of the Human Brain


Class Info

Covers design and interpretation of fMRI experiments, and the relationship between fMRI and other techniques. Focuses on localization of cognitive function in the human brain. Students write papers and give presentations, explain and critique published papers, and design but do not conduct their own fMRI experiments. Upon completion, students should be able to understand and critique published fMRI papers and have a good grasp of what is known about localization of cognitive function from fMRI. Instruction and practice in written and oral communication provided. Limited to 12.

This class has 9.07, and 18.05 as prerequisites.

9.71 will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by N. G. Kanwisher.

Lecture occurs 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM on Tuesdays in 46-3015.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a CI-M.

You can find more information on MIT OpenCourseWare at the Functional MRI of High-Level Vision site or on the 9.71 Stellar site.

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