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Course Description

Biology - BIOL 114

Basic Human Nutrition (1-0) 1 Cr. Hrs.

Course Description

This course provides a basic study of human nutrition with emphasis on scientific principles, metabolism and the requirements for nutrients. The role of nutrition in optimizing health throughout the human life cycle will be explored. Disease processes that require special nutritional support are studied.

Prerequisites

(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

  • None.

Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Evaluate the recommended requirements for each of the six classes of nutrients.
  • Categorize nutrients into the appropriate class.
  • Explain the digestion, absorption and metabolism of nutrients in the human body.
  • Examine the role of nutrition in optimizing health and preventing disease throughout the human life cycle.
  • Identify disease processes that require special nutritional support.

Course Schedule

 CourseSectionCourse TitleModeCredit HoursInstructorsFeeSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2017; BIOLOGY; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 9/19/2017

 114142413Basic Human NutritionOnline1Butkevich N$12.004/31/0Open 

Fall; 2017; BIOLOGY; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 8/28/2017

 114047708Basic Human NutritionOE/OE1Crowley-Harpenau P$12.0016/31/0Open 
 114142415Basic Human NutritionOnline1Orick M$12.0028/31/0Open 
 114142420Basic Human NutritionOnline1Fruth K$12.0018/31/0Open 

Winter; 2018; BIOLOGY; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 1/29/2018

 114112755Basic Human NutritionOnline1Orick M$12.0023/31/0Open 

Winter; 2018; BIOLOGY; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 1/8/2018

 114017729Basic Human NutritionOE/OE1Muse W$12.0027/31/0Open 
 114112419Basic Human NutritionOnline1Orick M$12.0024/31/0Open