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University of New Hampshire

SCI502 - Nutrition and Health

Course Description

This course provides the student with a foundation in the science of human nutrition and metabolism. The research supporting direct and indirect links between nutrition and disease is introduced. Topics covered may include the biological functions and food sources of each nutrient; nutrition guidelines and standards; digestion and absorption of nutrients; nutrition throughout the lifecycle; food safety and technology; energy balance and weight management; eating disorders and disturbances; and physical activity.

Tuition & Fees

Varies

Continuing education course enrollment costs and fees vary depending on program criteria and student eligibility. For more information on continuing education course costs click here.

Location

Online

Credits

4.0 units

Course Sections

Spring 2024

Jan 23 to Mar 15
crn: 55989
Format:
Time: TBA
Professor(s): Karen West
Live Seat Count: 29 available seats - (4 months ago)
Varies
Already Started

Fall 2024

Oct 28 to Dec 20
crn: 15291
Format:
Time: TBA
Professor(s): Not Listed
Live Seat Count: 54 available seats - (3 days ago)
Varies
Registration Opens 07/17/24