LFS Course Directory

Summer 2018

AANB530A Directed Studies - DIRECTED STUDIES Sections

AANB549A Master's Thesis - MASTERS THESIS Sections

AANB549B Master's Thesis - MASTERS THESIS Sections

AANB649 Doctoral Dissertation Sections

Summer 2018

APBI200 Introduction to Soil Science Sections

Physical, chemical and biological properties of soils; soil formation, classification, use and conservation. There are no prerequisites for this course, but background in Biology 12, Chemistry 12, and Physics 12 (or first-year university-level) is strongly advised.

APBI314 Animals and Society Sections

Contemporary use of animals for food production, companionship, recreation and science; social and ethical issues concerning human impacts on animals; animals in human culture; protection of animals by society and the law.

APBI365 Summer Practicum in Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems Sections

Based at the UBC Farm. Application required. Fees will be assessed to meet expenses.

APBI428 Integrated Pest Management Sections

Development and implementation of multi-disciplinary pest management programs in agricultural crops.

APBI490 Advanced Topics in Applied Biology Sections

Analysis and interpretation of current issues in applied biology.

APBI496A Applied Animal Biology Practicum - APBI PRACTICUM Sections

Application of principles and concepts of Applied Animal Biology to experiential learning in the fields of wild, companion, lab, and farm animal welfare and management.

APBI496B Applied Animal Biology Practicum - APBI PRACTICUM Sections

Application of principles and concepts of Applied Animal Biology to experiential learning in the fields of wild, companion, lab, and farm animal welfare and management.

APBI497A Directed Studies - DIR STUDIES Sections

APBI497B Directed Studies - DIR STUDIES Sections

APBI497C Directed Studies - DIR STUDIES Sections

APBI497E Directed Studies - DIR STUDIES Sections

APBI498 Undergraduate Essay Sections

Preparation of a comprehensive and analytical review of an approved topic under the supervision of a faculty member. Consultation with a program adviser is required.

APBI499 Undergraduate Thesis Sections

Design and execution of an experimental/analytical research project leading to the preparation of a thesis.

Summer 2018

FNH200 Exploring Our Food Sections

Chemical and physical properties of foods; issues pertaining to safety, nutritive value and consumer acceptability; government regulations pertaining to food safety, quality and additives; preservation techniques and transformation of agricultural commodities to food products; foods of the future.

FNH250 Nutrition Concepts and Controversies Sections

Fundamental concepts and principles of human nutrition applied to current nutrition issues.

FNH330 Introduction to Wine Science 1 Sections

Principles of viticulture, enology, and wine microbiology and chemistry; marketing, regulation and classification of wines from selected regions of the world; social, economic and health aspects of wine consumption; wine appreciation.

FNH355 International Nutrition Sections

Conceptualization and scientific analyses of global problems in food and nutrition; complexities of food habits and malnutrition in various cultures around the world.

FNH381 Professional Dietetic Practice II Sections

Themes include: nutrition communications, professional practice, and dietetic practice environments. Restricted to students in the Dietetics Major.

FNH425 Food Science Laboratory III Sections

Integrated course designed to illustrate principles of research and product development in the food industry.

FNH483 Dietetic Internship III Sections

Full-time internship placements within British Columbia health authorities. Pass/Fail.

FNH497B Directed Studies in Food, Nutrition and Health - DST FOOD,NTR HLT Sections

FNH497C Directed Studies in Food, Nutrition and Health - DST FOOD,NTR HLT Sections

FNH497E Directed Studies in Food, Nutrition and Health - DST FOOD,NTR HLT Sections

FNH499 Undergraduate Thesis Sections

Design and execution of an experimental/analytical research project leading to preparation of a thesis.

Summer 2018

FOOD530B Directed Studies - DIRECTED STUDIES Sections

FOOD530D Directed Studies - DIRECTED STUDIES Sections

FOOD531 Master of Food Science Practicum Project Sections

Honours/Pass/Fail.

FOOD549 Master's Thesis Sections

FOOD649 Doctoral Dissertation Sections

Summer 2018

FRE547 Graduating Project Sections

Summer 2018

GRS397B Regional Directed Field Studies - REG DIR FLD STUD Sections

Participating students may be assessed a fee.

GRS497B Regional Directed Field Studies - REG DIR FLD STUD Sections

Participating students may be assessed a fee.

GRS497E Regional Directed Field Studies - REG DIR FLD STUD Sections

Participating students may be assessed a fee.

Summer 2018

HUNU547A Directed Studies - DIRECTED STUDIES Sections

In special cases, directed studies on certain aspects of nutrition may be arranged for graduate students in attendance.

HUNU547B Directed Studies - DIRECTED STUDIES Sections

In special cases, directed studies on certain aspects of nutrition may be arranged for graduate students in attendance.

HUNU549 M.Sc. Thesis Sections

HUNU649 Doctoral Dissertation Sections

Summer 2018

LFS302B International Field Studies - INTERNL FLD STD Sections

Field studies carried out abroad under staff direction. Participating students are assessed a fee.

LFS302D International Field Studies - INTERNL FLD STD Sections

Field studies carried out abroad under staff direction. Participating students are assessed a fee.

LFS398 Co-operative Work Placement I Sections

Work experience in relevant private and/or public sector settings. Work terms are normally four months long. Restricted to students admitted to the Co-op Program in Land and Food Systems. Pass/Fail.

LFS399 Co-operative Work Placement II Sections

Work experience in relevant private and/or public sector settings. Work terms are normally four months long. Restricted to students admitted to the Co-op Program in Land and Food Systems. Pass/Fail.

LFS496A Career Development Internship - CAREER INTERN Sections

Technical work experience appropriate to students' career goals. Enrolment subject to competition and availability of work placements.

LFS496B Career Development Internship - CAREER INTERN Sections

Technical work experience appropriate to students' career goals. Enrolment subject to competition and availability of work placements.

LFS498 Co-operative Work Placement III Sections

Work experience in relevant private and/or public sector settings. Work terms are normally four months long. Restricted to students admitted to the Co-op Program in Land and Food Systems. Pass/Fail.

LFS499 Co-operative Work Placement IV Sections

Work experience in relevant private and/or public sector settings. Work terms are normally four months long. Restricted to students admitted to the Co-op Program in Land and Food Systems. Pass/Fail.

LFS549 Master's Thesis Sections

LFS649 Doctoral Dissertation Sections

Summer 2018

SOIL530A Directed Studies - DIRECTED STUDIES Sections

SOIL530B Directed Studies - DIRECTED STUDIES Sections

SOIL530C Directed Studies - DIRECTED STUDIES Sections

SOIL530D Directed Studies - DIRECTED STUDIES Sections

SOIL549 Master's Thesis Sections

SOIL649 Doctoral Dissertation Sections

AANB: Applied Animal Biology   APBI: Applied Biology   FNH: Food, Nutrition and Health   FOOD: Food Sciences   FRE: Food and Resource Economics   GRS: Global Resource Systems   HUNU: Human Nutrition   LFS: Land & Food Systems   PLNT: Plant Science   SOIL: Soil Science
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