Five College Consortium

NUTRITION AND HEALTH

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2018
Subject Name: 
Exercise and Sport Studies
Course Number: 
250
Institution: 
Smith College
An introduction to the science of human nutrition. Topics include absorption and transportation of nutrients in the body, and the way nutrients are used to support growth and development and maintain health. We also examine how personal dietary choices affect nutritive quality of the diet and the health of an individual. The relationship between diet and health is explored throughout the course. Special topics 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 #: 
30612-S18

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 302