Catalogue 2019 - 2020

HS 210 Nutrition

Credits

3 cr.

Prerequisite

BIO 101, BIO 103 or BIO 107/BIO 117

Course Description

This course will introduce students to the science of nutrition as it relates to individual food choices, health behaviors, and overall health. Application topics include wellness, obesity, eating disorders, sports nutrition, and diet-related disease. Nutrients and nutrient needs will be addressed using a functional approach. This course is intended for students entering health related fields and those with a general interest in nutrition.

Notes

BIO 101 or BIO 103 or BIO 107/117, followed by this course, would meet the General University Requirements for the Natural Science Perspective.

Distribution

MR

Fee