A theoretical and practical introduction to functional MRI and its use in cognitive neuroscience research.
Introduction to Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Cognitive Neuroscience
A course for those with limited or no knowledge of functional MRI. The basic principles of this methodology are covered including MR physics, experimental design, data pre-processing, statistical analysis, and results reporting. There are opportunities to design an experiment, analyse sample data, and consider some of the strengths, weaknesses and challenges of fMRI.