Summer 2020
Introductory Nutrition FON100
3.00 Credit

Introduction to the science of food and human nutrition. Current sustainable dietary recommendations and applications for maximizing well-being and minimizing risk of chronic disease throughout the life cycle. An overview of the nutrients, emphasizing the importance of energy and fluid balance, and optimal functioning of the digestive system. Understanding factors that influence food intake in different cultures. Methods for evaluating credibility of nutrition claims, a focus on modern food safety and technology practices, and a worldview of nutrition are included. Emphasis is on personal dietary behavior change for a holistic life of wellness. Prerequisites: None.

Class Availablity: Open
23 of 32 seats available
Class Number Delivery Dates Type
14345 Online May 26, 2020 - July 16, 2020 Lecture
Last full refund date Student Last Date to Withdraw Section no. Class Fees
June 1, 2020 June 16, 2020 0001 -

Books and Materials

Textbook information pending.