FSHN 285 :: The Science of Human Nutrition
Fall 2013 @UH Maui College

CRN: 45639 (KAH), 45640 (LAN/HAN), 45641 (DE), 45957 (MKK)
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Karen Robbins
krobbins@hawaii.edu
984-3467 (Ph)
984-3251 (Fax)
Course URL: http://www.hawaii.edu/mauidlhandbook/
Instructional Mode: Online
Dates: 08/26/2013 - 12/12/2013
Course Requirements: E-mail instructor at krobbins@hawaii.edu after registering.

Course Prerequisites: ENG 22 with grade C or better or placement at ENG 100, and MATH 18 or 22 with grade C or better or placement at leaset MATH 22 or 82, or consent.
Course Description: Integrates basic concepts of science with the study of human nutrition. Introduces students to nutrients and what food and nutrients do for humans. Looks at how healthy people can best get the amounts of nutrients and food they need throughout their lifetime. Studies how people and the environment change nutrient content.

Textbooks: Brown, Nutrition Now with Interact Learning Guide; 5th, 2008; 978-0-495-11769-8, 0-495-11769-2

Books may be purchased at the Maui CC bookstore or ordered online at http://www.bookstore.hawaii.edu/maui/home.aspx. If you do not have access to the Internet or unable to travel to the bookstore, you may also order by phone at 1-800-UHBOOKS
Technical Requirements: The Internet allows students to take a course at home using a personal computer. Familiarity with using a computer and basic Internet skills (browsing, sending e-mail, saving/sending files) is required. Students must have a computer with Internet access. Depending on the online course, students may be required to log in at a specific day and time or at anytime. Students taking an online course should always contact their instructor after registration or prior to the first day of class to get detailed information regarding the course.

Minimum Computer Hardware/Software Requirements:
http://www.hawaii.edu/its/swhw_info-stu.html

It is also required that you obtain a UH Email account. Please go to the following URL for more information: http://www.hawaii.edu/askus/563
Updated: Wednesday, February 27, 2013 15:11:05