SENSORY PATHWAY By N., Pam M.S. - April 13, 2013 a route that nerve impulses follow when going from a sensory organ to a sensory area of the brain. Read about the afferent pathway; neural pathway for concept clarity. SENSORY PATHWAY: "A sensory pathway is the route that the nerve impulses follow." Related Psychology Terms EFFERENT PATHWAY AFFERENT PATHWAY ASCENDING TRACT ASCENDING PATHWAY 1 PONTOCEREBELLAR PATHWAY MOTOR PATHWAY SENSORIMOTOR EFFERENT NERVE FIBER C FIBER STRIA TERMINALIS Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SENSORY PATHWAY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/sensory-pathway/ (accessed September 19, 2021).