NUTRI 340 Nutrition and Metabolism
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Prerequisite: NUTRI 300 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: BIOL 102, BIOL 310, CHEM 307, and LIBR 318
This course examines the chemical structure and metabolism of carbohydrate, lipids, and proteins. Emphasis is placed on the biological roles of vitamins and minerals, metabolic pathways and its relation to overall health. In addition, this course will help the student integrate the understanding of metabolic knowledge to contemporary and controversial issues in nutrition.
Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:
SLO 1: Demonstrate independent learning and effective communication skills.