Fall 2021
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 Availability: Open
14 of 16 seats available
Class Number Delivery Days Dates Times Type
12550 In Person TR August 24, 2021 - December 17, 2021 11:30am - 12:45pm Lecture
Last full refund date Student Last Date to Withdraw Section no. Class Fees
August 30, 2021 October 11, 2021 0003 -

Books and Materials

  • Nutrition: Concepts and Controversies (Required)
  • 14th edition (NA)
  • ISBN: 9781305886865
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • Author: Whitney
  • Type: eBook
  • Estimated Price: $39.32 (new)
  • New Retail Price: 39.32, Used Retail Price: 0.00. This is not a Rental Title. eBook Type: Web. eBook format: BryteWave Format.
  • Nutrition: Concepts & Controversies (w/out Access) (Required)
  • 14th edition (2017)
  • ISBN: 9781305627994
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • Author: Sizer
  • Type: Textbook
  • Estimated Price: $264.25 (new)
  • New Retail Price: 264.25, New Rental Fee: 0.00.
  • Nutrition: Concepts and Controversies (Required)
  • 14th edition (NA)
  • ISBN: 9781305886865
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • Author: Whitney
  • Type: eBook
  • Estimated Price: $78.49 (new)
  • New Retail Price: 78.49, Used Retail Price: 0.00. This is not a Rental Title. eBook Type: Web. eBook format: BryteWave Format.
  • Nutrition: Concepts and Controversies (Required)
  • 14th edition (NA)
  • ISBN: 9781305886865
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • Author: Whitney
  • Type: eBook
  • Estimated Price: $44.99 (new)
  • New Retail Price: 44.99, Used Retail Price: 0.00. This is not a Rental Title. eBook Type: Web. eBook format: BryteWave Format.
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Location

  • Estrella Mountain Community College
  • Ocotillo Hall
  • OCT 101