Jan 31, 2023  
Catalog 2022-2023 
    
Catalog 2022-2023

KIN 492 - Healthy Skepticism


The course will emphasize principles of skeptical inquiry, scientific reasoning, and scientific evidence to prepare students to critically analyze promotional claims made in the health marketplace for products, services, and practices. The course is designed to help students distinguish health-related fact from fiction and to spot health-related schemes, scams, superstitions, sensationalism, fads, fallacies, frauds, bunk, and bunco.

Typically Offered: Fall term only

Units: 3