HLTH412 - Advanced Nutrition

General

Prefix
HLTH
Course Number
412
Course ID
00003671
Course Level
Undergraduate
Instruction Mode
Lecture
Department(s)
Kinesiology
Description
Current topics in nutrition, relationship of nutrition to physical performance; methods of nutritional assessment; and complex nutrient needs. Prereq.: 210 or permission of instructor.
Cross Listed Courses

Prerequisites

Credits

Min
3
Max
3
Repeatable
No

Goals and Diversity

MN Goal Course
No
MN Goal Designation(s)
-
Cultural Diversity
No

Learning Outcomes

Outcome
Describe the scientific method and different research methodologies.
Outcome
Describe the cell: microcosm of life.
Outcome
Describe the digestive system and its relation with nutrition.
Outcome
Describe the structural/functional characteristics of carbohydrates, fats, proteins, vitamins, and minerals.
Outcome
Describe the oxidative and phosphorylation process.
Outcome
Describe the metabolic pathways for carbohydrates, fats, proteins, and vitamins.
Outcome
Describe the importance of macro/micro minerals and water for the normal functioning of the body.
Outcome
Provide clinical applications of the metabolic process of nutrients and minerals in the body.
Outcome
Describe the impact of proper nutrition on exercise, sport, and body composition.

Dependencies

No dependencies