Nervous System - Neurons

This module provides an introduction to the nervous system.

Content authors:
  • Victoria Harnik
  • Phillip Smith
Module direction:
  • Victoria Harnik
  • Mel Rosenfeld
  • Gregory Dorsainville

Learning objectives for this Activity:

By the end of this module, you will be able to:
1. Understand the difference between the CNS and the PNS

2. Describe the basic structure of a nerve cell

3. Describe the structure of the nerve cell soma

4. Compare the features of axons and dendrites

5. Describe the basic workings of the synapse

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