Nutrition and Metabolism Seminars

Objectives

The primary function of the seminar course is to enrich the students with a variety of topics in the field of Nutrition and Metabolism research, by knowledge and experience sharing with invited researchers/speakers.

General characterization

Code

44008

Credits

4

Responsible teacher

Professora Doutora Marta Silvestre

Hours

Weekly - Available soon

Total - Available soon

Teaching language

Portuguese

Prerequisites

 

Bibliography

N/A

Teaching method

The seminar is clearly of a work-in-progress nature and, therefore, the focus of the teaching-learning system is student-centered. There is an intense exchange of ideas and points of view, and the teacher/speaker assumes a role assumes a role of facilitator and instigator in the discussion (primus inter pares).

Evaluation method

The assessment shall focus on:

a)      Participation in seminars (50%);

b)      Development of a peer review for one the delivered seminars (randlomly assigned to the students; 50%)

 

Subject matter

1.      Current topics in Nutrition and Metabolism

Presentation of research work done by researchers in the field of Nutrition and Metabolism

Programs

Programs where the course is taught: