Undergraduate Catalog 2018-19 
    Sep 16, 2019  
Undergraduate Catalog 2018-19 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PED 4020 - Applied Nutrition and Weight Control

3 cr
Principles of human nutrition, the metabolism of nutrients during rest and exercise modes; the role of carbohydrates, fats, proteins and vitamins during rest and exercise; the role of exercise in the energy balance system for weight control; a study of various fad diets for weight control; and the concepts of overweight and obesity will be studied. An individualized project will be included.
Prerequisite: BIO 2012  or consent of instructor.