Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2016
Subject Name: 
Nutrition
Course Number: 
130H
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
Introduction to the science of human nutrition. Relationship of health to food intake. Description, digestion, absorption, metabolism, interactions and functions of nutrients. Nutrient and energy requirements of young adults, athletes, older individuals. Nutrient deficiency symptoms. Body weight control. Eating disorders. Vegetarianism, other dietary preferences. Planning adequate diets that fit life-styles. Not for Nutrition majors. (Gen.Ed. BS)
Comments: 
Open to Commonwealth College Freshman only
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
66541

Course Sections

Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 Melissa Brown TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM