Five College Consortium

Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2019
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. (Gen.Ed. BS)
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
18295

Course Sections

Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 Zhenhua Liu zliu@nutrition.umass.edu TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM Ag.Engin Farm Srvc Bldg rm 308