Coursebooks

Nutrition: from molecules to health

BIO-441

Lecturer(s) :

Descombes Patrick
Hager Jörg
Rezzi Serge
Wiederkehr Andreas

Language:

English

Remarque

Integrated and holistic systems approach from molecules to health - For MSc students only

Summary

We will introduce the fundamentals of nutrition and its impact on human health and disease. Then we will introduce a concept and strategy termed “Integrated systems approach”, i.e. a multidisciplinary methodology to better define human health based on holistic phenotyping of human individuals.

Content

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

Transversal skills

Teaching methods

Lectures and exercises

Expected student activities

Reading, analysis and presentation of articles.

Assessment methods

Written exam during the semester

In the programs

  • Life Sciences Engineering, 2018-2019, Master semester 2
    • Semester
      Spring
    • Exam form
      During the semester
    • Credits
      4
    • Subject examined
      Nutrition: from molecules to health
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Life Sciences and Technologies - master program, 2018-2019, Master semester 2
    • Semester
      Spring
    • Exam form
      During the semester
    • Credits
      4
    • Subject examined
      Nutrition: from molecules to health
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Life Sciences and Technologies - master program, 2018-2019, Master semester 4
    • Semester
      Spring
    • Exam form
      During the semester
    • Credits
      4
    • Subject examined
      Nutrition: from molecules to health
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks

Reference week

MoTuWeThFr
8-9
9-10 BC03
10-11
11-12 BC03
12-13
13-14
14-15
15-16
16-17
17-18
18-19
19-20
20-21
21-22
Lecture
Exercise, TP
Project, other

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  • Lecture in French
  • Lecture in English
  • Lecture in German