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Dates to Remember:

6/8/11
First Day of Summer Class

6/22/11
Take home exam #1 Due

6/29/11
Assignment #1 Due

7/6/11
MIDTERM

8/3/11
Take Home Exam #2 Due

8/10/11
FINAL




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ABOUT

Class: This is an introductory course to the field of nutrition. We will explore the basics of food, how our body uses food and how society views food. We will build a foundation of science and use it to discuss hot topics, food trends and relevant current issues.
The class will utilize content from the book, research articles, videos, class discussion and application.

Book: The Science of Nutrition, 2nd edition, Janice Thompson, Melinda Manore, Linda Vaughan

Instructor: Alicia Brown works full-time as the Health and Wellness Marketing Manager at Market Street / United Supermarkets. She received a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science from Hardin Simmons University in Abilene, TX and a Master of Science in Exercise and Sports Nutrition from Texas Woman's University in Denton, TX. She became a Registered Dietitian (RD) in 2006.

Contact: ambrown@collin.edu