AL101/HPR161

AL101/HPR161 – Basic Nutrition

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Course ID
AL101/HPR161
Department
Biology
Level
Undergraduate
Semester
Spring 2024: Term 1: January 8-April 26, Spring 2024: Term 2: January 8-March 1, Spring 2024: Term 3: January 22-April 12, Spring 2024: Term 4: March 11-May 3, Spring 2024: Term 5: March 18-May 10
Credit
3
Method
Online

AL101/HPR161 Basic Nutrition This course introduces the student to the basic scientific principles of “normal” nutrition as well as the physiological processes related to digestion, absorption, and metabolism of nutrients. An emphasis will be placed upon practical applications for nutrition, including how to read and analyze food labels; how to analyze personal eating habits; how to distinguish between nutrition fact and fiction; and how to identify relationships between nutrition and disease. Additionally, this course will investigate the nutritional requirements of mothers, infants, children, teens, and geriatric populations. This course is intended for students entering health-related fields and those with a general interest in nutrition.

Prerequisite: None

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AL101/HPR161 Basic Nutrition is equivalent to

  • Dodge City Community College – AH140 Basic Nutrition
  • Pratt Community College – HPR161 Nutrition
  • Seward County Community College – BI1403 Nutrition

Please contact your school counselor if you have a question about the equivalency for this course.