Course level

Undergraduate

Faculty

Health Sciences

School

Human Movement Studies School

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Delivery mode

Internal

Class contact

2 Lecture hours, 2 Practical or Laboratory hours

Incompatible

NUTR2201

Prerequisite

BIOC2000 + physiology at year 2 level (either HMST2730 or BIOM2011) + NUTR2101

Companion

#2 Biochemistry

Assessment methods

Practical activity reports, Mid semester examination, Final examination.

Course coordinator

Dr Olivia Wright

Study Abroad

This course is pre-approved for Study Abroad and Exchange students.

Current course offerings

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Semester 2, 2019 St Lucia Internal Profile unavailable

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Course description

This course builds on prior studies in nutrition science. It examines the metabolism of nutrients in detail, and examines in depth the scientific basis for nutrition reference standards and guidelines. There are four modules; the metabolism of nutrients, the scientific basis for common nutrition evaluation tools, emerging issues in nutrition science, food sources of nutrients. The content will extend prior studies leading to deeper understanding of nutrition as well as address contemporary nutrition science topics.

Archived offerings

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Semester 2, 2020 St Lucia Internal Profile unavailable
Semester 2, 2018 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2017 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2016 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2015 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2014 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2013 Ipswich Internal Profile unavailable
Semester 2, 2013 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2012 Ipswich Internal Profile unavailable
Semester 2, 2012 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2011 Ipswich Internal Profile unavailable
Semester 2, 2011 St Lucia Internal Course Profile