Fundamentals of Writing About Nutrition and Health

Course Details

Course Number
NUTR 220
Associated Faculty

Course Description

This introductory course is designed to teach the basic skills necessary to write nutrition- and health-related papers that are clear, accurate, and audience-appropriate. It is a practical review of writing and revision, and will enable students to develop a clear, fluent, and readable style. The course will include both individual and collaborative exercises and will require several writing and editing assignments, as well as rewrites. It is a prerequisite for NUTR 306, both of which build on the skills it provides.

NOTE: NUTR 220 may not be taken concurrently with NUTR 306.

IMPORTANT TO NOTE: The Fall 2019 first class session is September 10.



Graduate standing or instructor consent. Enrollment priority is given to 1) Nutrition Communication degree program students, 2) Nutrition Communication minors.

Terms Offered

Semester/Term SIS Number Meeting Time Location Instructors
Fall 2019 83279 Tuesday 5:00pm - 7:00pm Christine Perry Smith
Fall 2018 81400 Tuesday 5:00pm - 7:00pm Jaharis 156 Christine Perry Smith
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