Learn Neuroscience: How Your Brain Works in Six Lectures
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Learn Neuroscience: How Your Brain Works in Six Lectures

Learn about the role of our brain in our personality, abilities, imagination, and consciousness. Beginners Neuroscience.
4.3 (118 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
2,228 students enrolled
Last updated 11/2019
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This course includes
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • 3 articles
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Learn some of the most mind-blowing lessons from neuroscience
  • Discover how your brain affects your personality and abilities
  • Understand how your brain generally works
  • Understand the consequences of brain damage
  • Discover what Neuroscience has to say about free will and consciousness
Requirements
  • Interest in the brain
Description

Our brain is arguably the part of our body that defines us most.

Unfortunately, most people have no clue what it is actually doing.

This course will show you in a few short and easy lectures how your brain works and what this can teach you about yourself.

Learn about the most mind-blowing insights from neuroscience research and find out about the role of our brain in your personality, abilities, imagination, and consciousness.

What you will learn in this course

·      How the frontal part of your brain affects your personality

·      The hidden everyday functions of your brain

·      The two hemispheres: or how you are actually two people

·      How normal people become superheroes through neuroplasticity

·      Why our brain likes to imagine things and how powerful this ability is

·      Why we may not have free will according to neuroscience research

In short, you will get mind-blowing neuroscience insights and understand the role of our brain in our personality, abilities, imagination, and consciousness in an easy beginner-friendly format. 

Here is a little secret: I wasn't interested in neuroscience from the beginning.

Instead, I started as a psychologist. 

But if you are interested in understanding the human mind then sooner or later this leads you to the brain.

Once I realized how much neuroscience can teach us about ourselves, I was hooked and found myself more and more in this discipline.

I realized that neuroscience is not as complicated as it seems and extremely fascinating.

So in this course, I want to share some of the most mind-blowing neuroscience lessons – including lessons that you cannot find in any other course.

So enroll now and get to know your brain.

Let me add that I want you to be 100% happy with this course.

If there is ANYTHING you are not satisfied with you can get 100% of your money back.

So why not try it out?

Once you enroll you you can lean back and let the lectures take you on a journey through your brain.

And you can ask me any question you have about the brain.

Who this course is for:
  • Everybody who wants to understand the human brain
  • Everybody who enjoys getting new perspectives on themselves.
  • People who want to understand the consequences of brain damage.
  • People who consider studying neuroscience or psychology.
  • Beginning neuroscience or psychology students.
Course content
Expand all 12 lectures 49:20
+ How the brain works in six lectures
11 lectures 47:32

What is the command center of the brain and how does it help in defining our personality?

Preview 05:17

There is a lot our brain does for us every day without us noticing it. But what?

Preview 05:52

Did you know that there are two minds in our brain? Learn about the consequences in this lecture.

The two hemispheres: Or how you actually consist of two people
09:08

Although both hemispheres are fully functional brains, they apply their abilities in different areas.

What differs between the left and right hemisphere?
00:20

The brain is not fixed, it changes all the time. And this makes it possible to grow, improve, and sometimes to achieve incredible things.

NEUROPLASTICITY: How normal people become superheroes
05:40
More on Neuroplasticity: See how Ben sees without eyes
00:24

Imagination is central to how the brain works and fulfills several important functions for us.

Why our brain likes to IMAGINE things and how powerful this ability is
05:14

Is our consciousness in charge of our brain? Learn about the shocking findings from neuroscience research.

Why we may not have FREE WILL according to neuroscience research
07:00

A summary of everything you have learned in this course.

Summary
02:25

Test how well you understand the brain in this short quiz.

Test your knowledge
6 questions

There is the widespread rumor that we use only 10% of our brain? Is this true? 

Bonus lecture: Do we use only 10% of our brain?
05:16
Bonus: Next steps
00:55