Healthcare and Nutrition Communication

NTR 6130 4 Quarter Hours
Course Level CPS - Graduate
Description Examines cutting-edge research and current theories in health and nutrition communication. Studies empirically proven health campaigns, offering students an opportunity to understand the key qualities of messages that can best influence health-related decision making. Analyzes the mechanisms for transmitting key knowledge to a target audience, including the potential utility of social networking tools in developing nutrition as an applied science. Offers students an opportunity to test their own messages using print and electronic media. Seeks to help nutrition scientists create communities of “healthy practice” among populations that would benefit the most from improved nutrition.


Students should refer to the CPS Prerequisite Table for course prerequisite and corequisite information.


Course Sections

Section 02
CRN 70959
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Session Fall 2017 CPS Quarter - Second Half
Class Meeting Dates 10/30/2017 to 12/16/2017
Instructor Sarah Larson
Campus Online Campus
Course Format Online
Costs Course Cost: View Tuition Rates | Books: Visit NU Bookstore Site
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