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Nutrition

Nutrition Courses

NUTR 1 NUTRITION 3 UNITS

The basics of nutrition, including nutrients, nutritional needs, digestion/absorption, and the role of nutrition in the maintenance of health. Designed to meet the needs of students majoring in the science and/or health fields. Strongly recommended: Chemistry 30A. 3 hours lecture. AA/AS GE. Transfer: CSU, UC; CSU GE: E Degree Applicable, Credit Grading Option: OP

NUTR 3 NUTRITION FOR HEALTH AND WELLNESS 3 UNITS

Optimal diet and food choices to promote health, and prevent disease. Role of nutrition and fitness in health. Impact of harmful eating patterns. Evaluation of diets and nutrition information. Issues of current interest. 3 hours lecture. Transfer: CSU Degree Applicable, Credit Grading Option: OP

NUTR 5 NUTRITION FOR PERFORMANCE AND SPORT 3 UNITS

Students will study the role of nutrition in sports, performance and physical fitness. Optimal food, nutrient, and activity choices to maximize athletic performance and support health will be addressed. 3 hours lecture. Transfer: CSU Degree Applicable, Credit Grading Option: OP

Nutrition

Dyan Miller
Dean of Physical Education, Health, Wellness & Athletics
925.424.1275

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