Food Studies Graduate Certificate Colloquium

URBN PL XLC 216

This course is open only for students in the Food Studies Graduate Certificate program, and provides an overview of food studies encompassing a wide variety of fields.

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In-Person
Starting at $950.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Explore how laws related to food affect the production and distribution of food
  • Assess the interdisciplinary nature of food studies in research and teaching
  • Recognize the role of food studies in various science and social science disciplines
  • Evaluate the role of food policies in the sustenance of society and culture

About this course:

Food is complex subject given that production, procurement, preparation, consumption, and exchange of edible matter is biologically vital to human growth, development, and function and critical to many aspects of society and culture. Food studies is growing cross-disciplinary field of research, teaching, and advocacy that encompasses and draws from cultural anthropology and geography, food law and policy, urban planning, sociology, literature, history, public health, nutrition, environmental science, molecular and cell biology, science and technology studies (STS), agronomy, and other disciplines. Survey of some of these wide-ranging topics and disciplines that define food studies.
Prerequisites

Students will be required to provide a transcript verifying a Bachelor's Degree to enroll in the course.

Winter 2022 Schedule

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Thursday 2:00PM - 5:00PM PT
Future Offering (Opens November 01, 2021 12:00:00 AM)
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383925
Fee:
$950.00
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Location: UCLA
Notes

Discounts cannot be applied to fees for this course.

Restricted course. Web enrollments automatically generate a "Permission to Enroll" request.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 20, 2022
Schedule
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Lecture
Thu Jan 6, 2022
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
UCLA
School of Public Health
Lecture
Thu Jan 13, 2022
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
UCLA
School of Public Health
Lecture
Thu Jan 20, 2022
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
UCLA
School of Public Health
Lecture
Thu Jan 27, 2022
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
UCLA
School of Public Health
Lecture
Thu Feb 3, 2022
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
UCLA
School of Public Health
Lecture
Thu Feb 10, 2022
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
UCLA
School of Public Health
Lecture
Thu Feb 17, 2022
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
UCLA
School of Public Health
Lecture
Thu Feb 24, 2022
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
UCLA
School of Public Health
Lecture
Thu Mar 3, 2022
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
UCLA
School of Public Health
Lecture
Thu Mar 10, 2022
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
UCLA
School of Public Health
Lecture
Thu Mar 17, 2022
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
UCLA
School of Public Health

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