Human Nutrition is the study of nutritional science, the nutrient interrelationships and the nutrition needs of persons at each stage of life cycle. Particular emphasis will be placed on diet therapy in the modification of disease process. This Course is open to allied health students or with permission of the instructor.
Study of all aspects of nutrition, from the foundation of nutrition principles to the application of evidenced based medical nutrition therapy. The nutrition needs of persons at each life stage will also be explored with particular emphasis on the role of the nurse in identifying nutrition issues related to multiple disease states in the care of the patient.