Nutrition and Special Topics HLTH 9076

Our Nutrition and Special Topics course provides an overview of the physiological characteristics and functions of the six basic classes of nutrients. Learn to apply the tools of nutritional science to a detailed health study, and explore the development and nutritional origins of diet-related chronic diseases such as cardiovascular disease, obesity, cancer, type-2 diabetes and hypertension.

Prerequisites

You must have completed our GSCI 1019 Health and Wellness (Distance Learning) course or our GSCI 1028 Health and Wellness (Distance Learning) course and our GSCI 1120 Nutrition (Distance Learning) course. (Approved equivalents are also acceptable.)

Hours and Fees

Hours

42

Fee

$319

Course Sections

There are no classes currently scheduled for this course. However, check back often to see if we have developed additional schedules for the fall term (through to December). If you would like to receive an email notification when our winter term (January to April 2022) is released, complete our notification sign-up form.

Contact Information

Contact:

Community and Health Services Department

Some courses require you to purchase a textbook. The cost of the textbook is not included in the course fee unless otherwise indicated. If there is a textbook assigned for this course, it will be listed on the bookstore website.