Courses

Below you will find the current course offerings listed by semester and then alphabetically by department. If you have any questions about these courses, please contact the Registrar's Office at or 617-521-2111.

Spring 2020 Course Schedule - Updated Hourly

Updated Hourly - Last Updated: 10/21/2019 11:20AM

Neuroscience & Behavior

NB 347 - Seminar in Neuroscience

Normally open only to senior neuroscience and behavior majors. Addresses current topics through readings, presentations, field trips, and other activities.

Section Section
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Days Times Room Instructor Section
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Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/16/2020 -
04/30/2020
Thursday

03:00PM-
05:50PM
N/A
Rachel L. Galli Open 15 Yes 4.00 Main Campus

Nursing

NURS 229 - Nursing Health Promotion

This course provides an overview of theoretical concepts related to health promotion and disease prevention. The focus of this course is on assisting students in the development of nursing skills necessary to promote the health of communities and populations, and will assist students in the development of nursing skills to assist individuals in making choices that promote health and wholeness. Students will gain knowledge about communities, population health and health determinants. There is an emphasis on wellness, prevention, health promotion and health education as well as a focus on populations and their environments as the units of service. Attention is given to awareness of diversity, cultural sensitivity and the impact of a connected global community. This course offers a beginning strategy for improving the health of the public by understanding the differences between sick care and health care.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/14/2020 -
04/28/2020
Tuesday

12:00PM-
02:50PM
N/A
TBA Open 40 No 4.00 Main Campus
LC1 01/14/2020 -
04/28/2020
Tuesday

09:00AM-
10:50AM
N/A
Linda R. Moniz Open 25 No 3.00 Main Campus
LC2 01/16/2020 -
04/30/2020
Thursday

09:00AM-
10:50AM
N/A
Katherine A. Robbins Open 25 No 3.00 Main Campus
LC3 01/14/2020 -
04/28/2020
Tuesday

09:00AM-
10:50AM
N/A
Katherine A. Robbins Open 25 No 3.00 Main Campus
LC4 01/16/2020 -
04/30/2020
Thursday

09:00AM-
10:50AM
N/A
TBA Open 25 No 3.00 Main Campus

NURS 331 - Pharmacology

This course will focus on basic pharmacologic principles and how pharmacologic agents are used in the treatment of a variety of conditions to support physiological function. Course content includes the nurses' role in monitoring the safety and effectiveness of pharmacological therapies.

Section Section
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Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
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Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/14/2020 -
04/30/2020
Tuesday, Thursday

03:00PM-
04:50PM
N/A
Cathy Prevost Open 30 No 4.00 Main Campus
02 01/14/2020 -
04/30/2020
Tuesday, Thursday

05:00PM-
06:50PM
N/A
Cathy Prevost Open 30 No 4.00 Main Campus
03 01/14/2020 -
04/30/2020
Tuesday, Thursday

09:30AM-
11:20AM
N/A
Cathy Prevost Open 30 No 4.00 Main Campus

NURS 332 - Medical Surgical Nursing 1

This course re-enforces skills in assessing a patient's condition, and focuses on identifying significant findings upon which treatment decisions are made. In this class, students build on knowledge of health promotion and assessment and expand this knowledge into caring for individuals with altered health states. Building on an understanding of normal anatomy and physiology, concepts of pathophysiology are integrated. Common diagnostic tests and associated nursing responsibilities are covered. Clinical and lab experiences focus in developing proficiency with providing basic nursing care and comprehensive patient assessment.

Section Section
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Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/16/2020 -
04/30/2020
Thursday

12:00PM-
02:50PM
N/A
Louis Edward Kaplan Open 30 No 4.00 Main Campus
02 01/14/2020 -
04/28/2020
Tuesday

12:00PM-
02:50PM
N/A
Louis Edward Kaplan Open 30 No 4.00 Main Campus
03 01/16/2020 -
04/30/2020
Thursday

12:00PM-
02:50PM
N/A
Marianne Williams Open 30 No 4.00 Main Campus
04 01/16/2020 -
04/30/2020
Thursday

08:00AM-
10:50AM
N/A
Marianne Williams Open 30 No 4.00 Main Campus

NURS 333 - Maternity Nursing

In this course, students apply the concepts of bio-psycho-social-cultural-developmental-spiritual sciences in developing, implementing and evaluating nursing interventions for the childbearing and families experiencing variances in functional health patterns with a special emphasis on health management and sexuality/reproduction. Clinical experiences will encompass care of the normal and high risk family in both acute and community settings

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/13/2020 -
05/04/2020
Monday

12:00PM-
02:50PM
N/A
Ms. Colette Dieujuste Open 48 No 4.00 Main Campus
02 01/15/2020 -
04/29/2020
Wednesday

11:00AM-
01:50PM
N/A
Ms. Colette Dieujuste Open 30 No 4.00 Main Campus

NURS 334 - Pediatric Nursing

This course provides the framework for students to apply nursing theory and principles in the promotion, maintenance and restoration of health for infants, children and their families. Students will integrate concepts of bio-psycho-social-cultural-developmental-spiritual sciences to provide evidenced-based, holistic and compassionate nursing care. Clinical experience in both acute and community pediatric settings, contextualizes learning, facilitates clinical reasoning and comportment through the application and integration of nursing science and caring practice.

Section Section
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Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
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Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/13/2020 -
05/04/2020
Monday

08:00AM-
10:50AM
N/A
Helen Anne Bellenoit Open 48 No 4.00 Main Campus
02 01/15/2020 -
04/29/2020
Wednesday

08:00AM-
10:50AM
N/A
Helen Anne Bellenoit Open 30 No 4.00 Main Campus

NURS 335 - Psychiatric & Mental Health Nursing

This course focuses on the major mental health disorders, therapeutic interventions and the role of the nurse in the acute mental health setting. Students will use the nursing process to enhance their delivery of bio-psycho-social-cultural developmental-spiritual nursing care to individuals and their families who are coping with major mental illnesses. The student will integrate interprofessional collaboration, patient education and patient advocacy in the care of the patient with acute mental health disorders. Clinical experiences will focus on the care of those with acute mental health needs.

Section Section
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Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
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Requires
Consent
Credits Location
AC 01/16/2020 -
04/30/2020
Thursday

12:00PM-
02:50PM
N/A
Marla F. Lynch Open 50 No 4.00 Accelerated Nursing Program

NURS 336 - Health Care Policy

This course presents an overview of health policymaking and describes healthcare policy in the US with specific examples from Medicare, Medicaid, and ongoing healthcare reform. Special emphasis is placed on the critical role of nurses in policymaking. Building on concepts introduced in Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, the essential functions and services of public health are expanded to include epidemiological and economic concepts and models. This course explores the current U.S. health care and global systems and issues of access, equity and quality.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/13/2020 -
05/04/2020
Monday

03:00PM-
05:50PM
N/A
Ms. Adele W. Pike Open 40 No 4.00 Main Campus

NURS 346 - Medical Surgical Nursing 2

This course, which builds on Nursing Care to Support Physiologic Functioning 1, applies bio-psycho-social-cultural-developmental-spiritual concepts in developing, implementing and evaluating nursing interventions for the adult and elderly client experiencing altered health states. Concepts of comprehensive patient assessment, pathophysiology, and pharmacology are reinforced and mastered. Students to introduced to prioritizing and predicting individual's needs, and evaluating outcomes of care Clinical and lab experiences focus on implementing and evaluating nursing care with increasing independence.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
AC 01/16/2020 -
04/30/2020
Thursday

08:00AM-
10:50AM
N/A
Kelly Keefe Marchant Open 50 No 4.00 Accelerated Nursing Program

NURS 347 - Complex Nursing Care Management across the Continuum

This course focuses on the synthesis of nursing knowledge required to care for the patient and family with complex, multi-system problems. This course provides students opportunities to critically evaluate and apply knowledge and skills learned throughout the nursing program. The effect of complex health problems on the individual and their families, the health team and health system is emphasized.

Section Section
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Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/15/2020 -
04/29/2020
Wednesday

08:00AM-
11:00AM
N/A
Kelly Keefe Marchant Open 40 No 4.00 Main Campus

NURS 417 - Leadership and Management

The course prepares the student to develop beginning leadership and management skills. The student will develop the role of an effective, collaborating team member and prepare for future leadership and management roles. Concepts of organizational systems, change theory, quality and safety are integrated into the role of the professional nurse.

Section Section
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Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
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Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/14/2020 -
04/28/2020
Tuesday

12:00PM-
02:50PM
N/A
Laura Rossi Open 40 No 3.00 Main Campus
02 01/14/2020 -
04/28/2020
Tuesday

08:00AM-
10:50AM
N/A
Laura Rossi Open 44 No 3.00 Main Campus

NURS 418 - Synthesis & Clinical Decision Making

A final nursing class utilizes a case study approach to focuses on the synthesis of nursing knowledge required to care for the patient and family with complex nursing needs. Centers on nursing care of patients across the life span but emphasizes the adult and geriatric patient. Assimilates previously learned information to add the depth and breadth necessary to provide holistic care for patients and families in challenging health care circumstances. Requires independent preparation and critical thinking for the synthesis and acquisition of new understandings, which will serve as a model for the ongoing professional development of the nurse as a lifelong learner.

Section Section
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Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
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Consent
Credits Location
01 01/14/2020 -
04/28/2020
Tuesday

08:00AM-
10:50AM
N/A
Margaret B. Costello Open 44 No 3.00 Main Campus
02 01/14/2020 -
04/28/2020
Tuesday

12:00PM-
02:50PM
N/A
Margaret B. Costello Open 44 No 3.00 Main Campus

NURS 419 - Clinical Capstone Practicum

This nursing course focuses on improving professional nursing skills in a clinical capstone experience. The major focus is on mastering clinical decision making skills and preparing for independent professional practice. Weekly seminars cultivate critical thinking and clinical judgment, group process, discussion, communication, transitioning from student to newly licensed nurse along with the role of future nursing leaders and managers.

Section Section
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Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/14/2020 -
04/28/2020
Tuesday

04:00PM-
05:50PM
N/A
Laura Rossi Open 88 No 2.00 Main Campus

NURS 422 - Advanced Pharmacology Across the Life Sp an I

Content focuses on current concepts in the pharmacologic therapies of common health care problems seen in primary health care. Basic pathophysiology, clinical pharmacology, modes of therapy, and monitoring parametrics are explored. Diagnosis and management of health care problems and their treatment regimens are discussed. Case studies are utilized to clarify, reinforce, and correlate therapeutics with specific health care problems.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/17/2020 -
05/01/2020
Friday

08:00AM-
10:50AM
N/A
Ms. Sarah R. Desmond Open 60 No 3.00 Main Campus

NURS 438 - Variances in Health Patterns of Adults a nd Elders II

In this course, which builds on Variances of Health Patterns of Adults and Elders I, students apply the concepts of the bio-psycho-social-cultural-developmental-spiritual sciences in developing, implementing, and evaluating nursing interventions for the adult and geriatric client experiencing variances in functional health patterns. There is a special emphasis on health management and metabolic patterns. Within a systems framework, opportunities are provided to deliver nursing care with increased depth, complexity, and independence to adult and elderly clients in acute care and community settings. Includes lecture and laboratory sessions.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/13/2020 -
05/04/2020
Monday

08:00AM-
11:50AM
N/A
Marianne Williams Open 60 No 8.00 Main Campus

NURS 448 - Variances in Health Patterns of Clients with Psychiatric and Mental Illness

In this course, which builds on Variances of Health Patterns of Adults and Elders I, students apply the concepts of the bio-psycho-social-cultural-developmental-spiritual sciences in developing, implementing, and evaluating nursing interventions for the client experiencing psychiatric and mental illness. Students apply knowledge of functional health patterns that form the basis for the delivery of care to these clients across the life span. Clinical experiences will be offered in inpatient and community psychiatric/mental health settings where students have the opportunity to care for clients and participate in creating the therapeutic milieu. Includes lecture and laboratory sessions.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/13/2020 -
05/04/2020
Monday

01:00PM-
03:50PM
N/A
Marla F. Lynch Open 60 No 4.00 Main Campus

NURS 500 - FNP I Advanced Health Assessment Across The Life Span

This course introduces the student to the essential competencies necessary to provide primary health care to patients and families of diverse populations. Students engage in study that will assist them in understanding the developmental and cultural needs of patients across the life span as they relate to delivery of advanced health assessment within a primary health care nursing framework. Family frameworks that reflect a developmental, systems approach are presented to guide the student in understanding the primary health care needs of patients, families and systems in this context. Includes lecture and laboratory sessions.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/14/2020 -
04/28/2020
Tuesday

08:00AM-
10:50AM
N/A
Ms. Sarah R. Desmond Open 60 No 2.00

NURS 500A - FNP I Clinical Decision Making

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
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Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/14/2020 -
04/28/2020
Tuesday

11:00AM-
01:50PM
N/A
Jennifer Rogers Howard Open 60 No 1.00

NURS 503 - FNP IV Primary Care Nursing

This is the third of three courses in the theory and practice of Family Primary Care Nursing. The course offers the opportunity to synthesize learning from prior courses including prior family clinical and theory courses, pathophysiology, health promotion, pharmacology and health assessment. Content will include selected topics in Adult/Geriatric and Pediatric Primary Health Care. An additional focus will the integration of professional issues as well as legal and ethical considerations in FNP practice. Includes lecture and laboratory sessions.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/16/2020 -
04/30/2020
Thursday

08:00AM-
12:50PM
N/A
Patricia Rissmiller
Sharran Yvette Nicolle Burney
Open 60 No 4.00

NURS 503A - Fnp IV Clinical Decision Making

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/16/2020 -
04/30/2020
Thursday

02:00PM-
04:00PM
N/A
Sharran Yvette Nicolle Burney Open 12 No 3.00
02 01/16/2020 -
04/30/2020
Thursday

02:00PM-
04:00PM
N/A
Sharran Yvette Nicolle Burney Open 12 No 3.00
03 01/16/2020 -
04/30/2020
Thursday

02:00PM-
04:00PM
N/A
Sharran Yvette Nicolle Burney Open 12 No 3.00
04 01/16/2020 -
04/30/2020
Thursday

02:00PM-
04:00PM
N/A
Sharran Yvette Nicolle Burney Open 12 No 3.00
05 01/16/2020 -
04/30/2020
Thursday

02:00PM-
04:00PM
N/A
Sharran Yvette Nicolle Burney Open 12 No 3.00

NURS 507 - Scholarly Inquiry I

This course provides the philosophical and historical basis for the development of nursing science and the relationship of nursing theory, science, practice, and research from a qualitative perspective. Students analyze theories, concepts, and research methodologies within the perceived worldview.

Section Section
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Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
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Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/13/2020 -
05/04/2020
N/A N/A N/A Patricia Rissmiller
Laura Rossi
Open 60 No 2.00 Main Campus

NURS 509 - Research Practicum

This practicum experience focuses on the implementation of a research proposal, and the dissemination of the research findings. Students will implement identified research projects and work within one of three methodological approaches: qualitative research, qualitative research, or valuation research. Individual faculty advisement of student projects is the cornerstone of this course.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/14/2020 -
04/28/2020
Tuesday

11:50AM-
01:50PM
N/A
Eileen McGee Open 25 No 3.00 Main Campus

NURS 513 - Nurse Manager Role

This course examines the key roles and functions of the nurse manager in todays' rapidly changing health care system. The twin competencies of leadership and management, as they pertain to the nurse manager role, are explored in depth. Concepts such as motivation, morale, human resource management, budgets, information technology, health and safety, difficult employee situations, and a variety of other topics are addressed. This course will encourage students to develop themselves as nurse managers through the use of reflection, discussion and the development of creative strategies. New skills will be developed that allow the nurse manager to produce positive outcomes in the work environment. Transformational coaching and mentoring are introduced as leadership tools.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
L 01/14/2020 -
04/28/2020
Tuesday

11:00AM-
01:50PM
N/A
Eileen McGee Open 20 No 3.00 Longwood Medical Cohort

NURS 589 - Evidence-Based Practice: Informatics

This course will provide the student with the skills to evaluate and apply the best available evidence-based knowledge and technology in solving clinical practice problems. The student will learn critical appraisal skills to determine the quality and applicability of information for practice. The use of electronic medical records, including implementation and implications for practice, will be considered.

Section Section
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Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
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Seats
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Consent
Credits Location
OL 01/13/2020 -
05/04/2020
N/A N/A N/A Ms. Rebecca Koeniger-Donohue Open 12 No 3.00 Online Class
OL2 01/13/2020 -
05/04/2020
N/A N/A N/A Ms. Rebecca Koeniger-Donohue Open 12 No 3.00 Online Class
OL3 01/13/2020 -
05/04/2020
N/A N/A N/A Ms. Rebecca Koeniger-Donohue Open 12 No 3.00 Online Class

NURS 620 - Ethical & Legal Issues in Advanced Pract ice

This course will address the underlying historical, philosophical and theoretical perspectives in ethics from a biomedical and nursing perspective. Ethical issues will be addressed in a case-based approach. Students will attend ethics rounds and participate in ethics advisory boards at health care facilities. The course will also explore legal issues in advanced practice and in the health care system. Topics will include scope of practice, state and federal practice regulations, risk management/malpractice, and legal issues in practice ownership/management.

Section Section
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Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
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Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/13/2020 -
05/04/2020
N/A

N/A
N/A
Eileen McGee Open 20 No 3.00 Online Class
02 01/13/2020 -
05/04/2020
N/A

N/A
N/A
TBA Open 20 No 3.00 Online Class

NURS 650 - Epidemiology

This course will enable the student to gain perspective about the context in which health problems occur and care is delivered. The course will consider the impact of environmental factors, including occupational exposures, living conditions, education, and financial resources on the health of populations. The relationship between these environmental factors, as well as social, cultural, and genetic influences on health will be evaluated, as will the role of the clinician in addressing these issues.

Section Section
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Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
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Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/13/2020 -
05/04/2020
N/A N/A N/A TBA Open 20 No 3.00 Online Class
02 01/13/2020 -
05/04/2020
N/A

N/A
N/A
TBA Open 20 No 3.00 Online Class

Nutrition

NUTR 101 - Food and Culinary Science

Studies the basic principles of food science and their applications to food selection, preparation, preservation, and storage as well as factors affecting food safety and sanitation, palatability, and nutrients. Introduces current issues (biotechnology, genetically modified foods) for discussion. Requires writing of scientific reports of laboratory experiments. Includes lecture and laboratory. Laboratory coat required.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/13/2020 -
05/04/2020
Monday

03:00PM-
05:50PM
N/A
Allison Lindsay Mulvaney Open 20 No 4.00 Main Campus

NUTR 101L - Food & Culinary Science Lab

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
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Consent
Credits Location
01 01/14/2020 -
04/28/2020
Tuesday

06:00PM-
08:50PM
N/A
Dalia Cohen Open 20 No 0.00 Main Campus

NUTR 111 - Fundamentals of Nutrition Science

Studies these basic concepts: functions of nutrients in the human organism, nutrient needs at varying stages of the life cycle, and nutrition status. Examines the health effects of nutrient inadequacies and excesses. Discusses the scientific basis of recommended nutrient intake and dietary guidelines for the U.S. population. Includes lecture and laboratory. Laboratory experimentation demonstrates or tests the nutrition principles presented in the lectures.

Section Section
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Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
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Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/14/2020 -
04/30/2020
Tuesday, Thursday

11:00AM-
12:20PM
N/A
TBA Open 20 No 4.00 Main Campus
02 01/14/2020 -
04/28/2020
Tuesday

06:00PM-
08:50PM
N/A
Ms. Kelly A. Kane Open 20 No 4.00 Main Campus

NUTR 111L - Fundamentals of Nutrition Science Lab

Section Section
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Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
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Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/15/2020 -
04/29/2020
Wednesday

05:30PM-
08:20PM
N/A
Jennifer Baum Open 20 No 0.00 Main Campus

NUTR 112 - Introduction to Nutrition Science

Studies the functions of nutrients and their requirement in the body, their effects on health, and nutrient needs during different stages of the life cycle. Discusses the effects of nutrient deficiencies and excesses as well as the dietary reference intakes and guidelines for the U.S. population.

Section Section
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Days Times Room Instructor Section
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Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/14/2020 -
04/30/2020
Tuesday, Thursday

11:00AM-
12:20PM
N/A
TBA Open 30 No 4.00 Main Campus
02 01/14/2020 -
04/28/2020
Tuesday

06:00PM-
08:50PM
N/A
Ms. Kelly A. Kane Open 30 No 4.00 Main Campus
LC1 01/16/2020 -
04/30/2020
Thursday

09:00AM-
10:50AM
N/A
Kellene Anne Isom Open 25 No 3.00 Main Campus
LC2 01/14/2020 -
04/28/2020
Tuesday

09:00AM-
10:50AM
N/A
Kellene Anne Isom Open 25 No 3.00 Main Campus
LC3 01/16/2020 -
04/30/2020
Thursday

09:00AM-
10:50AM
N/A
Karlyn L. Grimes Open 25 No 3.00 Main Campus
LC4 01/14/2020 -
04/28/2020
Tuesday

09:00AM-
10:50AM
N/A
Karlyn L. Grimes Open 25 No 3.00 Main Campus

NUTR 150 - International Nutrition Issues

Exploration of the world food situation, hunger, malnutrition, sustainable agriculture, politics, and distribution of wealth and power. Acquaints students with nutrition issues, and the nature and dimensions of present and future world food needs. Uses examples from both developed and developing countries to provide an overview of national and international politics influencing food and nutrition policies.

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Days Times Room Instructor Section
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Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/13/2020 -
05/04/2020
Monday, Wednesday

12:30PM-
01:50PM
N/A
Ruth Kimokoti Open 30 No 4.00 Main Campus

NUTR 215 - Sports Nutrition

Provides current nutrition information that is applicable to individuals involved with sports, exercise, and/or personal physical activity. Provides an overview of how nutrition and physical activity reduce the risk of chronic disease, how macro and micronutrients affect energy metabolism and athletic performance, and how food delivers the fuel for optimal performance.

Section Section
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Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/13/2020 -
05/04/2020
Monday

06:00PM-
08:50PM
N/A
Karlyn L. Grimes Open 30 No 4.00 Main Campus

NUTR 237 - The Practice of Community Nutrition

Consent of instructor required. Studies community nutrition, the practice of applied nutrition, and nutrition education in community health care and other settings. Emphasizes the principles of education that are basic to effective learning by the clients. Examines federal programs aimed at nutrition related health problems. Includes assignments to community fieldwork placements (outside of regular class time). Requires a Criminal Record Check (CORI), a Department of Social Services check, proof of MMR vaccination, and a negative TB test within six months.

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Days Times Room Instructor Section
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Consent
Credits Location
01 01/16/2020 -
04/30/2020
Thursday

03:00PM-
05:50PM
N/A
TBA Open 20 Yes 4.00 Main Campus

NUTR 249 - Leadership in Food Service Management

Focuses on the controls of the food service system: accounting, budgeting, pricing, and regulations. Discusses theories and applications of human resources management, marketing, and organizational design. Emphasizes team approaches to solving problems of food service design, staffing, operations, foods ervice software systems, and quality and productivity management.

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Days Times Room Instructor Section
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Consent
Credits Location
01 01/16/2020 -
04/30/2020
Thursday

06:00PM-
08:50PM
N/A
Paula Cerqueira Open 30 No 4.00 Main Campus

NUTR 331 - The Practice of Clinical Dietetics

Offers an opportunity to work with practicing dietitians at a major medical center to review medical records, interview and assess clients' nutritional status, and counsel clients. Immunization record and other College health requirements, Criminal Record Check (CORI), credit check, laboratory coat, and ID required.

Section Section
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Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
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Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/17/2020 -
05/01/2020
Friday

08:00AM-
10:50AM
N/A
Kathrina Prelack Open 32 No 4.00 Main Campus

NUTR 331L - The Practice of Clinical Dietetics Lab

Section Section
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Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
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Consent
Credits Location
01 01/13/2020 -
05/04/2020
Monday

09:00AM-
11:50AM
N/A
Kathrina Prelack Open 8 No 0.00 Main Campus
02 01/13/2020 -
05/04/2020
Monday

09:00AM-
11:50AM
N/A
Kellene Anne Isom Open 8 No 0.00 Main Campus
03 01/15/2020 -
04/29/2020
Wednesday

09:00AM-
11:50AM
N/A
Kathrina Prelack Open 8 No 0.00 Main Campus
04 01/15/2020 -
04/29/2020
Wednesday

09:00AM-
11:50AM
N/A
Kellene Anne Isom Open 8 No 0.00 Main Campus

NUTR 334 - Medical Nutrition Therapy

Examines selected pathophysiologic concepts, including mechanisms of disease causation; immune processes; cellular growth and proliferation; and dysfunctions of the circulatory, respiratory, gastrointestinal, nervous, renal, hepatic, and endocrine systems. Also considers risk factors and physiological adaptation to various disease conditions. Emphasizes medical nutrition therapy in acute and chronic disease. Includes five hour lecture plus online discussion.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/14/2020 -
04/30/2020
Tuesday, Thursday

03:00PM-
05:20PM
N/A
Kathrina Prelack Open 50 No 6.00 Main Campus

NUTR 349 - Directed Study

Consent of instructor required. Directed study addresses coursework required for the major or degree not being offered formally that semester. Students work under the close supervision of a faculty member. Directed study does not count toward the independent learning requirement.

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Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/13/2020 -
05/04/2020
N/A N/A N/A Elizabeth Metallinos-Katsaras Open 5 Yes 1.00 Main Campus

NUTR 350 - Independent Study

Consent of instructor required. Provides an opportunity for independent study in one of the areas of nutrition.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/13/2020 -
05/04/2020
N/A N/A N/A Elizabeth Metallinos-Katsaras Open 5 Yes 1.00 Main Campus

NUTR 360 - Lifestyle Rx

Lifestyle Rx will provide an overview of major health issues affecting the US population and how lifestyle medicine, an emerging evidence-based discipline, is being utilized to prevent and treat these noncommunicable diseases. Health interventions will be explored considering barriers to behavior change such as socio-economic, cultural, and environmental factors. The course uses various learning strategies, class discussion, group work, case studies, video and problem-solving activities and includes an intensive focus on the practice of motivational interviewing. Junior standing or consent of the instructor required.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/14/2020 -
04/30/2020
Tuesday, Thursday

11:00AM-
12:20PM
N/A
Rachele Pojednic Open 30 No 4.00 Main Campus

NUTR 380 - Field Experience

Consent of instructor required. Individual field experience in one of the areas of nutrition.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/13/2020 -
05/04/2020
N/A N/A N/A Lisa Brown Open 5 Yes 1.00 Main Campus

NUTR 381 - Advanced Practice in Community Nutrition

Consent of instructor required. Offers advanced study in community nutrition theory and practice. Emphasizes evaluating the effectiveness of a variety of community nutrition programs and increasing skills in the counseling/ teaching of clients, families, other health professionals, and the public at large. Requires each student to examine in depth a particular problem in community nutrition through a six hour- a-week fieldwork placement. Immunization records and college health requirements may be a condition for some field placements. Some placements may require students to undergo a Criminal Record Check (CORI).

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/15/2020 -
04/29/2020
Wednesday

12:30PM-
02:50PM
N/A
Sharon Gallagher Open 30 Yes 4.00 Main Campus

NUTR 381L - Advanced Practice in Community Nutrition Lab

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
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Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/13/2020 -
05/04/2020
N/A N/A N/A Zhanglin Kong Open 30 No 0.00 Main Campus

NUTR 450 - Independent Study

The student selects a problem for in-depth analysis and study. Prerequisite: graduate nutrition standing and consent.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/13/2020 -
05/04/2020
N/A N/A N/A Elizabeth Metallinos-Katsaras Open 5 Yes 1.00 Main Campus

NUTR 451B - Dietetic Fieldwork SPRING

The Graduate Nutrition Program maintains special arrangements with Greater Boston health care agencies where staff dietitians or other nutrition professionals supervise students in a variety of settings. Students spend approximately forty hours a week in the field for thirty-three (33) weeks.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/13/2020 -
05/04/2020
Monday

03:00PM-
05:50PM
N/A
Lisa Brown
Sharon Gallagher
Kathleen Walker
Open 20 No 6.00 Main Campus
02 01/13/2020 -
05/04/2020
Monday

04:20PM-
05:50PM
N/A
Lisa Brown
Lisa M. Pearl
Marci Evans
Open 20 No 6.00 Main Campus

NUTR 460 - Nutritional Epidemiology

This course includes a study of the basic principles of epidemiology and nutritional epidemiology. The goal is to enable students to understand the strengths and weaknesses of research design for epidemiological studies, to analyze and interpret nutritional epidemiological data, and to define effective and safe nutrition recommendations for health promotion and disease prevention. The course is taught in a lecture/seminar format.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/13/2020 -
05/04/2020
Monday

06:00PM-
08:50PM
N/A
Teresa T. Fung Open 20 No 3.00 Main Campus
OL 01/13/2020 -
05/04/2020
N/A N/A N/A Ms. Elizabeth Colavito Siu Open 20 No 3.00 Online Class

NUTR 461 - Exercise Assessment and Prescription

This course builds on the understanding of energy intake, transformation, and liberation. Students learn to evaluate, create, and implement exercise programs for a variety of populations. This course develops a critical reasoning approach to clinical situations. Students apply an understanding of how nutrition and exercise interact to influence work capacity in children and adults. The course is offered only online.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
OL 01/13/2020 -
05/04/2020
N/A N/A N/A Rachele Pojednic Open 20 Yes 3.00 Online Class

NUTR 462 - Consulting Nutrition Practice

This course introduces the student to the essential competencies necessary to establish a clinical nutrition practice in fitness and wellness. Current nutrition practice delivery systems are investigated, as are reimbursement and legal issues, and market-driven service. Students develop a business plan for a targeted market. The course is offered only online.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
OL 01/13/2020 -
05/04/2020
N/A N/A N/A Stacy Kennedy Open 15 No 3.00 Online Class

NUTR 480 - Nutrition Fieldwork

This elective course offers students the opportunity to participate in an individualized nutrition field experience.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/13/2020 -
05/04/2020
N/A N/A N/A Elizabeth Metallinos-Katsaras Open 5 No 3.00 Main Campus

NUTR 490 - Nutrition Research Project

Students design, implement, and write in publishable format a research project related to nutrition and health promotion. Students are guided individually by a faculty member who will be their advisor for the research project. Students formally present their research to faculty and student colleagues.

Section Section
Dates
Days Times Room Instructor Section
Status
Avail
Seats
Requires
Consent
Credits Location
01 01/14/2020 -
04/28/2020
Tuesday

06:00PM-
07:50PM
N/A
Elizabeth Metallinos-Katsaras Open 20 No 3.00 Main Campus
OL 01/13/2020 -
05/04/2020
N/A N/A N/A Elizabeth Metallinos-Katsaras Open 20 No 3.00 Main Campus
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