2020 Courses

  • Winter Session 2020 course rosters will be available in late September.
  • Summer Session 2020 course rosters will be available in November.

Course description

Multidisciplinary discussion of the causes, effects, and treatments of human obesity. Topics include the biopsychology of eating behavior, the genetics of obesity, the role of activity and energy metabolism, the psychosocial determinants of obesity, anorexia nervosa, therapy and its effectiveness, and social discrimination.

Outcome 1: Familiar students with the breadth of knowledge, theories, and therapies concerning energy balance and the control of food intake and energy expenditure.

Prerequisites

NS 1150, PSYCH 1101. Enrollment limited to: junior or senior standing; Others by instructor permission only.

Classes

Summer 2019: Online course

Section ID:NS 3150 001-LEC
Number:1175
Class dates:June 24-July 12, 2019
Days/times:Online course
Location:Online course
Credit:3
Grade:Student option
Instructor:Levitsky, D. (dal4)
Max. enroll:50
  This is an online course. Please review the online course FAQs.
Related:Cross-listed with PSYCH 3150 001-LEC

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