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) Jun 2014 Jul 2014 Aug 2014 Sep 2014 Oct 2014 Nov 2014 Dec 2014
     Guided Study (BIO-208-GS) Jun 2014 Jul 2014 Aug 2014 Sep 2014 Oct 2014 Nov 2014 Dec 2014
     Online Courses (BIO-208-OL) Jun 2014 Jul 2014 Aug 2014 Sep 2014 Oct 2014 Nov 2014 Dec 2014
     TECEP® Examination (BIO-208-TE) Jun 2014 Jul 2014 Aug 2014 Sep 2014

This course is also available as TECEP® exam BIO-208-TE.

Semester Hours: 3

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