Nutrition Across the Lifespan

HLTH4320 - Nutrition Across the Lifespan

Undergraduate Quarter | 5 credits | 6 Weeks

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$1,675.00

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Course Description

Human nutritional requirements change over the course of the lifespan. Students in this course examine the fundamentals of nutrition and the variation of nutritional needs at different life stages, including pregnancy, lactation, infancy, childhood, adolescence, adulthood, and old age. Students discuss issues such as obesity and eating disorders as well as the link between diet and disease. Students conduct a personal dietary assessment and analyze the relationship between food choices and health status in their own lives.

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Admission Requirements

  • Have one of the following:
    • High school diploma;
    • GED Conferred; or
    • Collegiate transcript including 12 or more credits completed as a degree-seeking student
  • Unofficial transcript(s) from institution(s) with accreditation recognized by Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) or US Department of Education. Unofficial transcripts must include the name of the institution, student name, grades earned, credits earned, degree earned (if applicable), course names/numbers and dates of attendance
  • Meet one of the following requirements:
    • 21 years of age or older;
    • Concurrently enrolled at another higher education institution;
    • Active military or veteran; or
    • Completion of 60 quarter credits from an accredited US higher education institution.

Start Date

Availability:
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$1,675.00

  • feature icon Undergraduate Quarter
  • feature icon 5 credits
  • feature icon 6 Weeks
  • feature icon Faculty Led