NUTRITION AND HEALTH

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2013
Subject Name: 

Exercise and Sport Studies

Course Number: 
250
Institution: 
Smith College
An introduction to the science of human nutrition. We will study digestion, absorption, and transportation of nutrients in the body, and the way nutrients are used to support growth and development and maintain health. We will also examine how personal dietary choices affect nutritive quality of the diet and health of an individual. The relationship between diet and health will be explored throughout this course. Special topics will include diet and physical fitness, weight control, vegetarianism, and women's nutrition concerns. High school chemistry recommended but not required.
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
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Schedule #: 
19862-F13

Course Sections

NUTRITION AND HEALTH
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0

Barbara Brehm-Curtis

bbrehm@smith.edu

TTh 10:30-11:50

SEELYE 110