Set Reminder Save for later


A Quantitative Approach

Nerves, the heart, and the brain are electrical. How do these things work? This course presents fundamental principles, described quantitatively.
Get Details and Enroll Now

OpenCourser is an affiliate partner of Coursera.

Get a Reminder

Not ready to enroll yet? We'll send you an email reminder for this course

Send to:



Duke University

Rating 4.4 based on 17 ratings
Length 8 weeks
Starts Feb 25 (in 7 days)
Cost $49
From Duke University via Coursera
Instructor Dr. Roger Barr
Download Videos On all desktop and mobile devices
Language English
Subjects Science Engineering
Tags Life Sciences Biology Physical Science And Engineering Electrical Engineering Basic Science

Get a Reminder

Get an email reminder about this course

Send to:

What people are saying

We analyzed reviews for this course to surface learners' thoughts about it

very clear expectations in one review

Very clear expectations, and the lectures were spaced out nicely to cover material while not being overwhelming.

cover material while in one review

derived mathematical models in one review

Interesting class which derived mathematical models that were, and are still used, to describe nerves.

during meditation within in one review

It was unclear as I want to see is generated during meditation within a person's body.

high standard quiz in one review

Excellent course syllabus and high standard quiz questions I only completed part A of the course - so please keep that in mind.

instance anywhere else in one review

I have never seen any other instance anywhere else where bioethics is the is formed other than lightning.


An overview of related careers and their average salaries in the US. Bars indicate income percentile.

pizza cook among other things $25k

Clerical Work $42k

Things-to-Do Reporter $53k

Medical Social Work $56k

work advisor 2 $64k

College Work Study $69k

Business Architect, Digital Internet of Things (IoT) $71k

Work Area Leader $84k

Psychiatric Social Work $91k

Regional All Things Sales! Manager $143k

Volunteer Looking for work $154k

Work Team Leader $163k

Write a review

Your opinion matters. Tell us what you think.