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330033 VO Global Nutrition (2020S)

Lehrveranstaltung des Masterstudiums (abgeschlossenes Bachelorstudium Voraussetzung)

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Details

Language: English

Examination dates

Lecturers

Classes

UPDATE 3
We have opened a last date for the final exam for you. (30th September 2020) Please register if you would like to take the exam. I will send you three topics and you will choose one of the to write an essay of about 10 pages (tables and graphics not included in page counting). You will have time up to the 15th octpber to prepare the essay and send it to me via e-mail as an attachment. The topics will be sort of crosscutting, which means you can include information of many of the lectures to address the topic. Please register if you would like to finalize this course

UPDATE 2
We have opened a third and last exam date (15th of July 2020). On the 15th of July I will send you three topics and you will chose one of them to write an essay of about 10 pages (tables and graphics not included in page counting). You will have time up to the 31st of May to prepare the essay and send it to me via e-mail as an attachment. The topics will be sort of crosscutting, which means you can include information of many of the lectures to address the topic. Please register if you would like to finalize this course

UPDATE
Dear participants,
we have opened a second registration for the exam (15th June). Please register if you wish to complete the course. I will send the task on June 15th and you will have 2 weeks to complete the assignment

EXAM: Dear participants, we have decided that we will use a different approach this year. We will open an exam date for the 15th of May. On the 15th of May I will upload three topics and you will chose one of them to write an essay of about 10 pages (tbles annd graphics not included in page counting). You will have time up to the 31st of May to prepare the essay and upload it on moodle in a special folder (and/or sned it via e-mail as an attachment). The topics will be sort of crosscutting, which means you can include information of many of the lectures to address the topic. Please register if you would like to finalize this course

I will upload the ppt for this lecture on 21st March (latest) and will be available for further questions. The exam dates will be fixed, as soon as written exams can be offered again. Stay healthy


Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

Concepts of Food and Nutrition Security, Nutrition Transition, Anthropometry/ News Growth Reference, Complementary Feeding, Food Security Situation, Food Aid, Urban Food Security and Livelihoods, Refugee Nutrition, HIV/ AIDS and Nutrition Security, Micronutrients, World Trade/ Fair Trade, Population Development, Gender

Assessment and permitted materials

UPDATE 3
We have opened a last date for the final exam for you. (30th September 2020) Please register if you would like to take the exam. I will send you three topics and you will choose one of the to write an essay of about 10 pages (tables and graphics not included in page counting). You will have time up to the 15th octpber to prepare the essay and send it to me via e-mail as an attachment. The topics will be sort of crosscutting, which means you can include information of many of the lectures to address the topic. Please register if you would like to finalize this course

EXAM: Dear participants, we have decided that we will use a different approach this year. We will open an exam date for the 15th of May and alternatively on the 15th June 2020 and finally 15th July. On the 15th of May or June or July, repspectively, I will send youd three topics and you will chose one of them to write an essay of about 10 pages (tables and graphics not included in page counting). You will have time up to the 31st of May or 30th June or 30th of July, respectively to prepare the essay and upload it on moodle in a special folder (and/or send it via e-mail as an attachment). The topics will be sort of crosscutting, which means you can include information of many of the lectures to address the topic. Please register if you would like to finalize this course

written exam (either German or English)

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

The essays will be judged in the following manner:
table of content, logical structure of the essay, conclusions, references

Examination topics

content of the lectures. The ppt slides will be published under moodle

Reading list

will be displayed during the lectures

Association in the course directory

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