Spring 2018 Class Schedule (EDC)

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NUTRI 300    Nutrition    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: BIOL 300 and CHEM 305 with grades of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b); AA/AS Area IV (effective Summer 2018); CSU Area E1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course examines nutrition as a science and the chemical properties of nutrients in foods, the sources and functions of the nutrients in all stages of the life cycle, as well as nutrition as a world problem, and consumer problems related to food. Topics emphasized include nutrient metabolism, weight loss, sports nutrition, food safety, the diet-disease relationship, global nutrition and analysis of special nutritional requirements from the prenatal period through the geriatric years. An evaluation of personal dietary habits using current dietary guidelines and nutritional assessment methods will be completed to help students analyze their own nutritional health using scientific principles. Students will be required to complete a personalized dietary analysis. (C-ID NUTR 110)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16

TBATBALECR.GiordanoEl Dorado EDC ONLINE16026TextbookFree Digital Book
This is a fully online course. The orientation for this course is online and can be found on the Los Rios eLearning website at
canvas.losrios.edu. Please follow the login instructions to access the course site and login to the eLearning system. Enrolled students are required to complete the mandatory initial assignment by Wednesday, January 17th, 2018. Students on the waitlist should email the instructor directly at giordar@flc.losrios.edu for information on enrollment in the course. To take this class, you may use any FLC Computer Lab; otherwise, you must have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: 1) a reliable connection to the Internet, 2) an active Los Rios District e-mail account.

TTh09:00AM-10:20AMLECD.Oliveira da SilvaEl Dorado EDC A10516694Textbook

Spring 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: May 10, 2018