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Courses - Summer 2019
NFSC
Nutrition and Food Science Department Site
NFSC100
Elements of Nutrition
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
CORE: LS
GenEd: DSNS
Fundamentals of human nutrition. Nutrient requirements related to changing individual and family needs.
NFSC103
Nutrition and Sports Performance
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Nutrition and Sports Performance would give students a brief overview of positive health-related outcomes of a physically active lifestyle. Students would design a fitness regimen and be able to describe when and how glycogen, blood glucose, fat, and protein are used to meet energy needs during different types of physical activity. They would be able to differentiate between anaerobic and aerobic use of glucose, and identify advantages and disadvantages of each. This course would outline how to estimate and athlete's calorie need and discuss the general principles for meeting overall nutrient requirements in the training diet. The problems associated with rapid weight loss by dehydration and the importance of water and/or sports drinks during exercise would be examined. An understanding of the importance of staying well-nourished with carbohydrate, protein, and various vitamins and minerals before, during, and after training would be discussed.
NFSC490
(Perm Req)
Special Problems in Nutrition
Credits: 2 - 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
GenEd: DSSP
Prerequisite: NFSC440; and permission of AGNR-Nutrition and Food Science department.
Individually selected problems in the area of human nutrition.
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NFSC498A
Selected Topics; Individual Study
Credits: 1 - 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
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NFSC678A
Selected Topics in Nutrition
Credits: 1 - 6
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
NFSC699
(Perm Req)
Problems in Nutrition and Food Science
Credits: 1 - 4
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
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NFSC799
(Perm Req)
Master's Thesis Research
Credits: 1 - 6
Grad Meth: Reg, S-F
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NFSC898
NFSC899
Doctoral Dissertation Research
Credits: 1 - 8
Grad Meth: Reg, S-F
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