NU-106 : Nutrition

Academic Level:
Undergraduate
Department:
Nursing
Subject:
Nursing
Prerequisites:
None
Corequisites:
None
Credits:
3
Nutrition and the nursing role in health promotion and disease prevention for individuals, families and groups throughout the life span are emphasized. Food needs for energy; protein, fat, carbohydrate, vitamins and minerals will be considered in relationto maintaining nutritional status in wellness and disease states. Nutritional assessments and patient care interventions related to nutrition will be emphasized. 3 credits (3 theory, 0 clinical) PREREQUISITE: NURSING MAJORS ONLY