nutr amp 101 discussion

Week 3 Discussion

By Wednesday, please answer the following for 7 points.

Choose 1 of the following conditions related to digestive system disfunction. Read one article about it and summarize that article in a post that is 250-350 words in length. Don’t forget to cite your source. Once you post your summary, you will be able to see the rest of the classes posts.

  • Celiac Disease
  • Crohn’s Disease
  • Gastroesophageal reflux (GERD)
  • Diverticulitis
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance

Grading Rubric:






Post is has 0-2 spelling and/or grammar mistakes.

Post is organized and well supported. It is accurate, original and relevant. Post stimulates additional thought about the issue under discussion. Documentation is provided if necessary.



Post lacks at least one of the above qualities, but is average in quality and contributes something to the discussion.



Post provides little or no connection with course materials. Posts based on personal opinion or experience often times fall here. However, 1 point posts may provide important social presence and contribute to a collegial atmosphere.



Post is not complete or adds little to no value to the discussion board.

-1 – -3

Assignment is late

I will take off points depending on how late the post is. If it is one day late (-1). If it is a week late (-3).