NEUROREHABILITATION AND BRAIN COMPUTER INTERFACES

Second cycle degree in ICT FOR INTERNET AND MULTIMEDIA

Campus: PADOVA

Language: English

Teaching period: Second Semester

Lecturer: -- --

Number of ECTS credits allocated: 6


Syllabus
Course unit contents: Foundations of Neurophysiology: Clinical neurophysiology of movement
control in healthy subject and/or with specific diseases.
Neuromuscular control, reflexes, posture and balance, sensorimotor
systems.

Functional Neuroscience: Synaptic physiology and plasticity,
functional organisation of brain areas, new treatments in recovery of
neural function, physiological basis of behaviour, development and
aging, sensation and perception (e.g. vision and hearing) and
cognitive brain functions.

Brain Computer Interfaces in Movement disorders, stroke and ALS.
Neurofeedback in neuropsychiatric and psychological disorders.
"Neuroenhancement". Brain Communication with Brain Computer
Interfaces, Locked-in states, disorders of consciousness and BCI,
Ethical issues and end of life decisions in BCI clinical research.
Learning Psychology and Brain science applications such a brain
computer interfaces.