University of Vermont

UVM Course Directory

Term: Spring 2018

Subject: College of Medicine Undergrad

COMU 022 - The Science of Happiness

Explores how to foster more fulfilling and productive lives, and the understanding and development of high potential. Students in this class learn how to create positive change by reinterpreting goals using positive psychology.

COMU 096 - Special Topics

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COMU 122 - Family Wellness Coaching

Introduces students to the science behind health promotion in a family setting. Students will learn about motivational interviewing and family based, evidenced based strategies to raise healthy children and keep families healthy in all areas of life. Pre/Co-requisites: COMU 001.

COMU 123 - The Effects of Adversity

Provide students with an understanding of how adversity affects the brain and genome through the use of imaging techniques such as MRIs and EEGs, epigenetics, and questionnaire data. Pre/Co-requisite: COMU 001.

COMU 131 - Sex,Love,Neurosci ofRelatnshps

Surveys the state-of-science of close relationships, sexual behavior, and the human experience of love and intimacy. Examines the neurobiology of love and relationships while exploring aspects of attraction, attachment, affection, identity, pathology, and neurodiversity. Prerequisite: COMU 001.

COMU 196 - Special Topics

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COMU 197 - Teaching Assistantship

Undergraduate student service as a teaching assistant, usually in an introductory-level course in the discipline, for which credit is awarded. Offered at department discretion.

COMU 198 - Undergraduate Research

Undergraduate student work on individual or small team research projects under the supervision of a faculty member, for which credit is awarded. Offered at department discretion.