New User Special Price Expires in

Let's log you in.

Sign in with Facebook


Don't have a StudySoup account? Create one here!


Create a StudySoup account

Be part of our community, it's free to join!

Sign up with Facebook


Create your account
By creating an account you agree to StudySoup's terms and conditions and privacy policy

Already have a StudySoup account? Login here

Week 6 Notes

by: Shelby Mann

Week 6 Notes PSYCH 3513 - 0020

Shelby Mann
GPA 3.7
Introduction to Cognitive Neuroscience
Andrew Leber

Almost Ready


These notes were just uploaded, and will be ready to view shortly.

Purchase these notes here, or revisit this page.

Either way, we'll remind you when they're ready :)

Preview These Notes for FREE

Get a free preview of these Notes, just enter your email below.

Unlock Preview
Unlock Preview

Preview these materials now for free

Why put in your email? Get access to more of this material and other relevant free materials for your school

View Preview

About this Document

Introduction to Cognitive Neuroscience
Andrew Leber
Class Notes
25 ?




Popular in Introduction to Cognitive Neuroscience

Popular in Psychlogy

This 2 page Class Notes was uploaded by Shelby Mann on Monday October 5, 2015. The Class Notes belongs to PSYCH 3513 - 0020 at Ohio State University taught by Andrew Leber in Summer 2015. Since its upload, it has received 21 views. For similar materials see Introduction to Cognitive Neuroscience in Psychlogy at Ohio State University.


Reviews for Week 6 Notes


Report this Material


What is Karma?


Karma is the currency of StudySoup.

You can buy or earn more Karma at anytime and redeem it for class notes, study guides, flashcards, and more!

Date Created: 10/05/15
Psych 3513 Introduction to Cognitive Neuroscience Week 6 Notes Control of Action Motor System Things we move Effectors Proximal head neck Distal arm leg Muscles control effectors via spinal chord Cortical and subcortical Muscle Signals Paired agonist and antagonist ex Extensor and exor Innervation from stretch spindles sensory and alpha neurons motor Excitatory for one neuron inhibitory to another Controlling Movement The brain innervates the spinal chord via the pyramidal and extrapyramidal tracts Pyramidal tract corticospinal tract Voluntary motor function Cortical control Extrapyramidal tract automatic re exive motor control Subcortical control ex Posture movement speed muscle tone Cerebellum Involvement Vestibulocerebellum balance Spinocerebellum smooth control of action especially axial body and trunk muscles Neocerebellum similar to spinocerebellum but more involved in planned movement Basal Ganglia Involvement 5 nuclei caudate putamen global pallidus subthalamic nucleus substantia nigra They work with the cortex and cerebellum to plan and initiate action Cortex Involvement Corticospinal Tract Pyramidal neurons from motor cortex Premotor Cortex Supplementary motor cortex Organization Topographic Importance of effectors for precision of movement Cross body decussate at medulla spinal chord juncture Hierarchial arrangement Cortex regulates abstract movement plans Simple re ex at bottom Hierarchy Feedback from Periphery Sherrington re exes intact


Buy Material

Are you sure you want to buy this material for

25 Karma

Buy Material

BOOM! Enjoy Your Free Notes!

We've added these Notes to your profile, click here to view them now.


You're already Subscribed!

Looks like you've already subscribed to StudySoup, you won't need to purchase another subscription to get this material. To access this material simply click 'View Full Document'

Why people love StudySoup

Steve Martinelli UC Los Angeles

"There's no way I would have passed my Organic Chemistry class this semester without the notes and study guides I got from StudySoup."

Amaris Trozzo George Washington University

"I made $350 in just two days after posting my first study guide."

Jim McGreen Ohio University

"Knowing I can count on the Elite Notetaker in my class allows me to focus on what the professor is saying instead of just scribbling notes the whole time and falling behind."

Parker Thompson 500 Startups

"It's a great way for students to improve their educational experience and it seemed like a product that everybody wants, so all the people participating are winning."

Become an Elite Notetaker and start selling your notes online!

Refund Policy


All subscriptions to StudySoup are paid in full at the time of subscribing. To change your credit card information or to cancel your subscription, go to "Edit Settings". All credit card information will be available there. If you should decide to cancel your subscription, it will continue to be valid until the next payment period, as all payments for the current period were made in advance. For special circumstances, please email


StudySoup has more than 1 million course-specific study resources to help students study smarter. If you’re having trouble finding what you’re looking for, our customer support team can help you find what you need! Feel free to contact them here:

Recurring Subscriptions: If you have canceled your recurring subscription on the day of renewal and have not downloaded any documents, you may request a refund by submitting an email to

Satisfaction Guarantee: If you’re not satisfied with your subscription, you can contact us for further help. Contact must be made within 3 business days of your subscription purchase and your refund request will be subject for review.

Please Note: Refunds can never be provided more than 30 days after the initial purchase date regardless of your activity on the site.