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Course Description

Schoolcraft is excited to offer traditional credit face-to-face, hybrid, online, and remote classes for Fall 2020 while providing students a safe experience based on recent COVID-19 concerns.

Please see the COVID-19 web page to learn more. Keep checking the schedule for additions on our New, Added, and Late Starting Courses web page.

Biology - BIOL 114

Basic Human Nutrition

1 Credit Hours
1 Lecture Hours

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 TitleLocationCredit HoursInstructorsSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusFeeDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2020; BIOLOGY; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 10/27/2020

 114142466Basic Human NutritionONL1Crowley-Harpenau P0/31/0Closed$12.00 

Fall; 2020; BIOLOGY; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 09/22/2020

 114142413Basic Human NutritionONL1Orick M16/31/0Open$12.00 

Fall; 2020; BIOLOGY; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 08/31/2020

 114142420Basic Human NutritionONL1Fruth K15/31/0Open$12.00 

Winter; 2021; BIOLOGY; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 02/02/2021

 114112755Basic Human NutritionONL1Orick M31/31/0Open$12.00 

Winter; 2021; BIOLOGY; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 01/11/2021

 114112419Basic Human NutritionONL1Crowley-Harpenau P31/31/0Open$12.00 

Key: Day of the Week

  • T = Tuesday
  • R = Thursday
  • S = Saturday
  • X = Sunday