SUBCORTICAL CENTER By N., Pam M.S. - April 13, 2013 a functional center that is lied under the cerebral cortex of the brain. There are many special centers that are available in one subcortical center that are specified for various functions. SUBCORTICAL CENTER: "subcortical center have 3 major components that are thalamus, hypothalamus and basal ganglia." Related Psychology Terms SUBCORTICAL PROJECTION FIBER BRODMANN'S AREA CORTICAL DEAFNESS BRAIN CENTER CORTICAL CENTER CENTER MEDIAN SENSORIMOTOR CORTEX PLANUM TEMPORALE VISUAL CORTEX Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SUBCORTICAL CENTER," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/subcortical-center/ (accessed March 1, 2021).