NUTR 339 Syllabus Spring 2010

NUTR 339 Syllabus Spring 2010 - CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY...

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NUTR 339 Syllabus Sprig 2010 Page 1 CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, LONG BEACH Family and Consumer Sciences - NUTR 339 Metabolic Functions of Nutrients Course Outline and Assignment Overview Spring 2010 Location: Long Beach Memorial Medical Center, Van Dyke Theater Day and Time: Wednesdays 7:00 – 9:15 PM Prerequisites: You MUST have completed the prerequisite courses (CHEM 140, BIOL 207) AND be enrolled in the clinical nursing section to enroll in this course. Instructor: Steve Baldwin, MS, RD E-mail: [email protected] Office hour: Wednesdays 9:15-10:15 Phone: (562) 985-4484 (message only) (after class) Office location: Van Dyke Theater Text: Basic Nutrition and Diet Therapy , 13 th ed., Nix, 2009 (Mosby) Course Objectives: At the conclusion of this course, students will be able to… Identify and use RDA’s, DV’s, MyPyramid, and food labels. Recognize and use reliable sources of nutrition information. Identify the role of nutrients in normal body functions. State nutritional concerns at various stages of the life cycle. Identify Federal and State nutrition programs, as well as other community resources for people at nutritional risk. Suggest dietary modifications for individuals with special nutritional needs and specific disease processes. Use available data to assess nutritional status and select the proper means of nutritional support. Identify basic food and drug interactions. Course Outline and Assignment Overview* Date Week Topic Reading Due _______ PART I: Introduction to Human Nutrition 1/27 1 Nutrition and Health Chapters 1, 5 Digestion and Absorption ______________________________________________________________________ 2/3 2 Carbohydrates Chapters 2, 3, 4 Fats and Proteins ______________________________________________________________________ 2/10 3 Energy Balance Chapter 6, 15 Weight Management ______________________________________________________________________ 2/17 4 Vitamins Chapters 7, 8 Study Review and Minerals Extra Credit due
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NUTR 339 Syllabus Sprig 2010 Page 2 ______________________________________________________________________ PART II: Community Nutrition: The Life Cycle 2/24 5 During Pregnancy & Lactation Chapters 10, 11 Growth & Dev. ______________________________________________________________________ 3/3
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