Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2018

     

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FWIS 152 001 (CRN: 22414)

THE SCIENCE OF SUPPLEMENTS

Long Title: NUTRITIONAL SUPPLEMENTS: REAL REMEDIES OR SHADY SCIENCE?
Department: First-Year Writing Intensive
Instructor: Purugganan, Mary
Meeting: 10:50AM - 12:05PM TR (8-JAN-2018 - 20-APR-2018) 
Part of Term: First Year Writing
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 15
Section Enrolled: 15
Enrollment data as of: 25-JUL-2024 2:56PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
26-APR-2018  
9:00AM - 12:00PM R
 
Description: This writing-intensive seminar examines evidence for the use of nutritional supplements in promoting health. Topics include the role of vitamins, herbs and food-based supplements in medicine; the biology of illnesses such as cancer and depression; and the molecular mechanisms of supplements in disease prevention and management.
 
Course URL: http://pwc.rice.edu/