Spring 2011 Class Schedule (FLC)

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NUTRI 300    Nutrition    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: MATH 30
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b); CSU Area E1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course examines the basic principles of nutrition, sources and functions of the nutrients in all stages of the life cycle, nutrition as a world problem, and consumer problems related to food. The course will emphasize topics such as weight loss, sports nutrition, sustainable food, 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.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 15-May 18
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC J.Hodge              FLC MAIN FL1 104         22596 
MW        10:30AM-11:50AM LEC J.Hodge              FLC MAIN FL1 104         22598 Textbook
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC J.Hodge              FLC MAIN FL1 104         23308 Textbook
Th        06:00PM-09:05PM LEC J.Hodge              FLC MAIN FL1 104         22900 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC J.Hodge              El Dorado EDC A205       22600 Textbook

NUTRI 310    Cultural Foods of the World    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area VI
Course Transferable to CSU
See UC Limitations & Counselor
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course compares various western and non-western cultural food customs and patterns including their social, religious, economic and aesthetic significance. Ethnocentrism, gender-related stereotypes, and racism as they relate to the availability, distribution, and preparation of food throughout the world will also be compared. The nutritional status of various cultures as it relates to geographic agricultural and socioeconomic factors will be studied.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 15-May 18
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LEC N.Porter             FLC MAIN FL1 104         30277 

Spring 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: April 25, 2011