Description: This course is a study of the scientific concepts of nutrition relating to the functioning of nutrients within the human body. Emphasis is placed on nutritional needs throughout the life cycle, food source of nutrients, and current nutritional issues. Students utilize computer technology to analyze dietary intake and evaluate nutritional status. Included is a personal dietary analysis indicating nutritional issues. Students operated computer assisted program available. This course is intended for students majoring in nutrition and all students interested in the science of nutrition.
This course can help you earn the following degree(s) or certificate(s):