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NUTR 100 Survey of Nutrition • 5 Cr.

A scientific view of human nutrition. Topics include digestion, absorption and nutrient requirements for healthy living, use of food additives, food fads and diets, food safety and world hunger.

NUTR& 101 Nutrition • 5 Cr.

Study of human nutrition and health. Topics include digestion, absorption and processing nutrients in the body; chemistry and functions of the major nutrients: carbohydrates, fat, protein; vitamin and mineral functions; food, culture and diet, energy balance, diet and metabolism; fitness and health; nutrition of the life cycle, food safety and local and world hunger issues. Prerequisite: BIOL& 160 or CHEM& 121, or concurrent enrollment in BIOL& 160. Previously NUTR 130. Either NUTR 130 or NUTR& 101 may be taken for credit, but not both.

NUTR 299 Individual Study in Nutrition • V1-5 Cr.

Allows for advanced special projects, student research and independent study in Nutrition by an individual student. May be repeated for a maximum of 15 credits. Prerequisite: Permission of instructor.