2.2 Understanding Parts of the Brain – Videos and Pictures

The Human Brain and Nervous System

In this section, you’ll review the Nervous System (external site) and the videos embedded below.
Pay attention to:

    • The diagram labeling the Neuron
    • The diagram labeling the Nervous System
    • The parts of the Brain

The Human Brain

This video from the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA/NIH) covers the major structures and functions of the brain.

The Nervous System

The following videos from CTE Skills and CrashCourse provide you with an introduction to the nervous system. In the first video from CTE Skills, please pay particular attention at minute marker 6:40 when it explains the concepts of the parasympathetic nervous system & the sympathetic nervous system.






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