PHYSCI 167

Physiology of Nutrition

1 of 1
Professor Most Helpful Review
1 of 1

PROFESSORS

Lara Bideyan Full Profile > N/A Overall N/A Easiness N/A Workload N/A Clarity N/A Helpfulness
No reviews have been written yet.
Lara Bideyan See Full Profile

Overall N/A Easiness N/A Workload N/A Clarity N/A Helpfulness N/A

Most Helpful Review
No reviews have been written yet.
Amy Chai Full Profile > N/A Overall N/A Easiness N/A Workload N/A Clarity N/A Helpfulness
No reviews have been written yet.
Amy Chai See Full Profile

Overall N/A Easiness N/A Workload N/A Clarity N/A Helpfulness N/A

Most Helpful Review
No reviews have been written yet.
AD
AD
David Heber See Full Profile

Overall 3.6 Easiness 2.4 Workload 2.4 Clarity 3.6 Helpfulness 3.1

Most Helpful Review

This class was both easy and hard. It was easy in that it’s low time commitment, you only have one midterm and one easy two page paper, and the exams are all multiple choice. It was hard because you really had to know so many details. It’s not enough to know general concepts, you have to remember details about the concepts. It’s annoying that they don’t post slides and they don’t bruincast the class. I think this class was curved upward though because by the end of the quarter I had an 88% and I got an A minus. The paper is easy to get full credit, just follow all the guidelines.

Winter Quarter 2019
Qing-Yi Lu See Full Profile

Overall 2.4 Easiness 2.6 Workload 2.8 Clarity 2.2 Helpfulness 1.8

Most Helpful Review

My review is based on the Winter 2018-19 quarter.

Even if you are extremely interested in the "physiology of nutrition," THINK AGAIN BEFORE TAKING THIS CLASS. I enrolled in this course because of my passion for the topic. I thought I would receive a life-changing UCLA education on it, but I've never been more mistaken.

We barely saw our professor because there was a guest lecturer almost every week, and they usually sped through their powerpoints because of the insane amount of material covered. Overall, lectures were very scattered and unorganized, with no apparent order and flow. On top of that, powerpoints were never uploaded to ccle, and the class was not bruincasted. I ended up only going to lecture to catch the mandatory sign-in sheet. RIP..

Grade breakdown:
- 30 points, 30 question multiple choice midterm (I got 26/30)
- 20 points, 2 page, double-spaced body composition assessment (I got 19.75/20)
- 50 points, 50 question multiple choice CUMULATIVE final (I got 42/50)
- 100 points total (I got 87.75/100)

I ended up getting an A-, so that means that our class had at least a 2.25% grade bump up.

So... the take-away message is this: If you learn best through lectures like I do, this is not the class for you. This ain't it chief. Save yourself. HOWEVER, if you don't mind crappy lectures, along with reading and memorizing every detail from a 300-page, poorly written course reader on your own, feel free to give it a shot. And good luck.

In my opinion, this class needs an extreme makeover.

Winter Quarter 2018
1 of 1

It seems like you’re

using an ad blocker. :(


Bruinwalk is an entirely Daily Bruin-run service brought to you for free. We hate annoying ads just as much as you do, but they help keep our lights on. We promise to keep our ads as relevant for you as possible, so please consider disabling your ad-blocking software while using this site.

Thank you for supporting us!