BIO-208 The Science of Nutrition

This introductory course is intended to provide accurate and scientifically sound information on human nutrition. Topics covered include food choices; the digestive system; metabolism; the effects of carbohydrates, fats and proteins on health; nutrition in various stages of the life cycle; vitamins and minerals; and the effect of diet in the presence of diabetes and cardiovascular disease.

System Requirement: Students taking BIO-208-GS/OL are required to purchase the software Diet Analysis Plus.

Study Methods:

e-Pack® (BIO-208-EP):
Jan 2017,  Feb 2017,  Mar 2017,  Apr 2017,  May 2017,  Jun 2017
Guided Study (BIO-208-GS):
Jan 2017,  Feb 2017,  Mar 2017,  Apr 2017,  May 2017,  Jun 2017
Online Courses (BIO-208-OL):
Jan 2017,  Feb 2017,  Mar 2017,  Apr 2017,  May 2017,  Jun 2017
TECEP® Examination (BIO-208-TE):
Apr 2017,  May 2017,  Jun 2017

Semester Hours: 3

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