Purpose: to help other instructors teaching the same course
Common Course ID: Nutrition (PUBH 350)
CSU Instructor Open Textbook Adoption Portrait
PUBH 350: Nutrition
Brief Description of course highlights:
This course is an upper level elective for students in the major, but also fulfills a general education requirement.
Concepts of nutrition as they relate to nutritional needs, practices and problems throughout the life cycle. Nutritional counseling and education of individuals/groups toward health promotion and disease prevention.
The formerly used textbook cost $95 to purchase new, and the class has a maximum enrollment of 42 students, so the total savings is up to almost $4000 a semester.
OER/Low Cost Adoption Process
Provide an explanation or what motivated you to use this textbook or OER/Low Cost option.
Save students money
How did you find and select the open textbook for this course?
Consulted with Open Educational Resources Librarian
What did you change as part of the OER adoption?
California State University Fullerton