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Woods College of Advancing Studies

Nutrition

SPRING 2017

ADBI 1123  Nutrition for Life
Course acquaints the nonspecialist with the basic scientific principals of nutrition and energy metabolism. Includes an examination of the six nutrient groups (carbohydrates, proteins, fats, vitamins, minerals and water) and their impact on health, disease prevention, and growth and development. Explores current dietary recommendations, nutrition for athletes, dietary supplement use, weight management, and other current hot topics in nutrition. Students assess their own nutrient intakes and compare them to national standards. Material designed for practical use.
ADBI112301 Tues 6:15–9:15, Jan 17–May 9, Sheila Tucker
ADBI112302 HYBRID SECTION  Wed 6:15–9:15, Jan 18–May 10, Sheila Tucker

Section 02 is a hybrid section, which combines some in-person and some online class meetings. Refer to the course syllabus on the Course Information and Schedule page in AGORA and on the Woods College website for more detailed information.