BI1403: Nutrition

Credits 3 Lab Hours 0 Lecture Hours 3 Clinical Hours 0
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This course will survey normal nutrition along with the physiological processes related to digestion, absorption, and metabolism of nutrients. The relationship of energy balance, weight control, and eating disorders will be examined. The nutritional requirements of mother, infant, child, teen, and geriatric populations will be studied. This course is designed for the student entering health related fields or those who have an interest in normal nutrition. This course will utilize computer technology to enhance student learning. For each unit of credit, a minimum of three hours per week with one of the hours for class and two hours for studying/preparation outside of class is expected. EduKan course number: AL101
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