Education

The chair group Consumption and Healthy Lifestyles (CHL) contributes to the bachelor programmes Health and Society (BGM), Nutrition and Health (BVG) and Business and Consumer Studies (BBC). At the master level CHL contributes to the programmes Communication, Health and Life Sciences (MCH), Nutrition and Health (MNH), and Management, Economics and Consumer Studies (MME).

Thesis and internship

For more information on BSc and MSc theses and internships, please enrol yourself to the Thesis and Internship at Consumption and Healthy Lifestyles (CHL) Brightspace page: https://brightspace.wur.nl/d2l/le/discovery/view/course/57497

Here you can find the course guide and other relevant documents for your thesis or internship. Moreover, you will find a vacancy list with thesis and internship topics.

Please contact the education coordinator Merije van Rookhuijzen (education.chl@wur.nl) if you need any help or wonder whether CHL would be suited for your thesis or internship.

Courses

For a complete overview of the courses that CHL is involved in, see the overview below.

Minors

CHL is involved in courses that are part of a BSc minor. For a complete overview of the minors, see the overview below.

Courses

Period 1

CHL is involved in the following courses in Period 1:
Course Code Course Name Teacher ECTS Time Programme
HSO 31806 Advances in Health and Society Jantien van Berkel 6 AF MCH
MCB 32306 Applied Consumer Studies Merije van Rookhuijzen 6 MO BBC
MCB 20806 Principles of Consumer Studies Jonas House 6 MO BBC, MME, MOA, Minor

Period 2

CHL is involved in the following courses in Period 2:
Course Code Course Name Teacher ECTS Time Programme
CHL 20306 Diversity and Inclusion in Consumer Culture and Consumption Chizu Sato, Melina Klippel 6 AF BBC, Minor
CHL 12305 Sociology of Business and Consumption Maartje Bulkens, Hilje van der Horst, Melina Klippel 5 MO BBC
CHL 32306 Comparative Sociological Analyses of Health Problems and Policies Hilje van der Horst 6 AF MCH
RSO 13805 Sociology of Health Hilje van der Horst 5 MO BGM
YSS 20306 Quantitative and Qualitative Research Techniques in the Social Sciences Thirza Andriessen 6 MO BBC, MTO
HNH 51806 Intervention for Healthy Ageing in Humans and Model Species Laura Winkens 6 AF Minor
HNH 37006 Data Science for Health: Principles Monique Simons, Anna Fensel 6 MO MCH, MME, MNH
HNH 20306 Nutrition Behaviour Sanne Raghoebar 6 AF BGM, BVG, Minor

Period 3

CHL is involved in the following course in period 3:
Course Code Course Name Teacher ECTS Time Programme
CHL 20806 Lifestyles and Consumption Maartje Bulkens 6 WD BBC, Minor

Period 4

CHL is involved in the following course in period 4:
Course Code Course Name Teacher ECTS Time Programme
BMO 25306 Management and Innovation in the Health Sector Laura Winkens 6 WD BGM
YSS 35803 Data Types in Food and Consumer Behaviour 3 WD MCH, MME, MNH

Period 5

CHL is involved in the following courses in period 5:
Course Code Course Name Teacher ECTS Time Programme
CHL 32806 Public Health Practice Annemien Haveman 6 AF MNH
UEC 22306 Economy of Consumption, Welfare and Society Melina Klippel 6 AF BBC
YSS 31806 Consumer, Technology and Innovation 6 MO MME, MFQ
CPT 32306 Interventions for Health Behaviour Change 6 MO BGM
CHL 23806 Demography and Global Population Issues Maartje Poelman 6 MO BGM
CHL 23306 Health Issues in Daily Life; a B├Ęta-Gamma Approach Maartje Poelmen 6 AF BGM, Minor
CHL 34806 Data Science for Healthy Lifestyles 6 MO MME, MNH

Period 6

CHL is involved in the following courses in period 6:
Course Code Course Name Teacher ECTS Time Programme
YSS 33306 Advanced Consumer Studies Emely de Vet, Merije van Rookhuijzen 6 MO MME
FQD 23306 Research Topics on Food and Society Melina Klippel 6 AF BBC
YSS 10906 Analysis of a Problem Situation Maartje Bulkens 6 AF BBC, BCL, BEB, BIN
HNH 52306 Quantified Self: Monitoring Dietary Behaviour Monique Simons 6 AF Minor
CHL 60309 Solving Societal Health Challenges with Data Science 9 MCH, MME, MNH

Online Courses

CHL is involved in the following Online Courses:
Course Code Course Name Teacher ECTS Time Programme
CHL 33303 Epidemiology and Public Health Policies Ayla Schwarz, Merije van Rookhuijzen 3 2DL MNH
CHL 33803 Evaluation of Public Health Interventions Ayla Schwarz, Merije van Rookhuijzen 3 2DL MNH

Minors

CHL contributes to the following minors:

Minor Healthy Aging in Humans and Model Species

Contributing to the course:

  • Period 2: HNH-51806 Intervention for Healthy Ageing in Humans and Model Species

Minor Quantified Self

Contributing to the course:

  • Period 6: HNH-52306 Quantified self: monitoring dietary behavior

Minor Consumer Behaviour

Contributing to the courses:

  • Period 1: MCB-20806 Principles of Consumer Studies
  • Period 2: CHL-20306 Diversity and Inclusion in Consumer Culture and Consumption
  • Period 3: CHL-20806 Lifestyles and Consumption

Minor Psychobiology of Eating Behavior

Contributing to the course:

Minor Global One Health

Contributing to the course:

  • Period 5: CHL-23306 Health Issues in Daily Life; a Beta-Gamma Approach