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Week 1: What we know, and how we know it.

This week we'll discuss what we know about diet, appetite and obesity. But, and perhaps more importantly, we'll point out the gaps in our knowledge.

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4 个视频 (总计 30 分钟), 3 个阅读材料, 1 个测验
4 个视频
Why is obesity a problem?8分钟
What do we know about appetite and obesity? Part 110分钟
What do we know about appetite and obesity? Part 27分钟
3 个阅读材料
About the course3分钟
MOOCcast 1.1: The Scientific Method10分钟
MOOCcast 1.2: Science, evidence and the media10分钟
1 个练习
Week 1 quiz10分钟
2
完成时间为 3 小时

Physiology and Stress

This week we discuss some aspects of the physiology of obesity and learn how so-called "food addiction", stress and early-life experience can affect our eating choices. Included is an optional assignment where you can explore barriers to healthy eating. This assignment is not graded but does use the same interface as the Week 4 assessment. As such, you may find it useful to use it as practice for the "real thing".

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2 个视频 (总计 17 分钟), 3 个阅读材料, 2 个测验
2 个视频
Early-life experience8分钟
3 个阅读材料
MOOCcast 2.1: Is food an addictive substance?10分钟
MOOCcast 2.2: Is eating a behavioural addiction?10分钟
MOOCcast 2.3: Stress, eating and dieting10分钟
1 个练习
Week 2 quiz15分钟
3
完成时间为 1 小时

Psychology and Behaviour

This week we discuss some aspects of the psychology of appetite control and learn how portion sizes and food insecurity might affect our behaviours.

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2 个视频 (总计 20 分钟), 2 个阅读材料, 1 个测验
2 个视频
Economic approaches to obesity9分钟
2 个阅读材料
MOOCcast 3.1: Portion size and meal size10分钟
MOOCcast 3.2: Food insecurity10分钟
1 个练习
Week 3 quiz15分钟
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完成时间为 2 小时

Consolidation and Discussion

This week online material will be posted ad hoc as we consolidate and discuss what we've already learned. This week's main tasks are a quiz on the scientific method and the peer-reviewed assignment. Please note you can attempt the Week 4 quiz only once.

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2 个测验
1 个练习
Week 4 quiz10分钟
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来自Understanding Obesity的热门评论

创建者 ADAug 19th 2017

Very well addressed from different aspects. Helped forming a solid foundation to address the obesity problem as well as to make good food choices with portion control.

创建者 RRAug 15th 2017

this is very good course, helped me think about well being not just health. hope to see more courses from the Mr Menzies. thanks!

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Dr John Menzies

University of Edinburgh

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