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BIOL 310 Nutrition

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Minimum Grade for Prerequisites

Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite courses.

Course Description

Comprehensive introduction to the scientific principles of nutrition and the interrelationships of metabolism. Examines nutrient functions, food sources, and functions in the body, as well as health consequences of nutrient excesses, deficiencies and diet related chronic conditions. Analysis of special nutritional requirements and needs during the life cycle. Evaluation of personal dietary habits using current dietary guidelines and nutritional assessment methods.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area E5a, E5d
Transfer Credit: CSU , UC
C-ID: NUTR 110