NU-206 : Nutrition

Academic Level:
Undergraduate
Department:
Nursing
Subject:
Nursing
Prerequisites:
None
Corequisites:
None
Credits:
3
Nutrition and the nursing role in primary prevention for individuals, families, and groups throughout the life cycle is emphasized. Food needs for energy- protein, fat, carbohydrate, vitamins, and minerals- will be considered in relation to maintaining nutritional status. Nutrition assessment and intervention will be considered, and activities related to the nursing role will be addressed. 3 credits (3 theory, 0 clinical) PREREQUISITE: NURSING MAJORS ONLY.