Neuroscience for High School and Beyond

  • MIT's OpenCourseware offers online versions of many undergraduate courses. Choose Health & Medicine> Anatomy & Physiology or Sensory-Neural Systems for courses on neuroanatomy, sensory systems, neural basis for movement and more. See also Engineering > Biological Engineering for courses on bioengineering, statistical methods, computational neuroscience and more. A search of Engineering > Computer Science leads you to courses on robotics, control systems and signal processing. 
  • Coursera has numerous free online courses offered through universities from around the world. Computational Neuroscience is taught by the CSNE's Rajesh Rao and Adrienne Fairhall, who are professors at the University of Washington.
  • The University of Wisconsin maintains a list of numerous neuroscience resources that are available to assist teachers who are teaching about the brain.