HLTH 1107 Principles of Nutrition (3 cr)
Recommended: Eligible for READ 1106
Emphasis on physiological function of nutrients in the human body, including digestion, absorption, and metabolism. Basic principles of nutrition are used to demonstrate and evaluate disease preventing diets that are determined by scientific criteria. Application of nutrition theories are illustrated by an in-depth dietary analysis utilizing data bases, calculations, and scientific inquiry. Taught by registered dietitians.