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ARCHIVED 2015-16 SA&S Crete Campus Catalog 
    
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PED 209 - Nutrition (3)


An introduction to basic principles of human nutrition with emphasis on nutrients, food sources, and function of nutrients within the human body. Nutritional requirements throughout the lifespan are addressed, as well as the impact of cultural, psychological, and personal health factors on an individual's nutritional status. Upon completion of the course, students will know how to assess nutritional status and provide preventive and therapeutic dietary teaching based on an individual's nutritional needs and developmental, cultural, psychological, and physiological dimensions.

Offered spring term.