This course consists of an independent research project supervised by a neurosciences faculty member. The nature of the project, the schedule for accomplishment, and the means of evaluation must be formalized in a learning contract prior to registration. Credits earned from 399/499 are not eligible to fulfill upper-division credits in the neuroscience minor; students desiring a 4-credit, graded research experience should register for NEUR 302. May be repeated for credit. Pre-requisite: NEUR 201 or permission of the instructor.