Nutrition Science and Application
- Health Science (B.S.)
Principles of nutrition, including macro- and micronutrients and their functions, DRIs, and assessment of nutritional status and dietary patterns are explored. In-depth review of digestion, absorption, utilization, and function of nutrients, with emphasis on using food for disease prevention and wellness. Concepts and skills are developed through an integrated lab. Prerequisites: INHLSC 175, BIO 230, and Nutrition option only. Fall, Spring.