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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Classroom
Starting at $950.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0 Credits

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.

Fall 2018 Schedule

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
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Wednesday 2:00PM - 4:00PM
Location: UCLA
363864
Fee:
$950.00
4 days left. Enroll by Sep 26, 2018
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Refund Deadline
No refunds after September 19, 2018
Schedule
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Wed Sep 26, 2018
2:00PM - 4:00PM
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Wed Oct 3, 2018
2:00PM - 4:00PM
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Wed Oct 10, 2018
2:00PM - 4:00PM
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Wed Oct 17, 2018
2:00PM - 4:00PM
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Wed Oct 24, 2018
2:00PM - 4:00PM
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Wed Oct 31, 2018
2:00PM - 4:00PM
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Wed Nov 7, 2018
2:00PM - 4:00PM
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Wed Nov 14, 2018
2:00PM - 4:00PM
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Wed Nov 21, 2018
2:00PM - 4:00PM
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Wed Nov 28, 2018
2:00PM - 4:00PM
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Wed Dec 5, 2018
2:00PM - 4:00PM

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Speak to a program representative. Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm.

This course applies towards the following certificates & specializations…

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