Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

Course Description


BIO-117 - Introduction to Nutrition (3 credits)
Prerequisite(s): None
This is a course which introduces the principles of nutrition. The course stresses a scientific foundation for nutrition that allows students to develop a personal diet and dietary practices that are associated with good health. Emphasis is placed on nutritional literacy with regard to the distinguishing information based on science from information based on unsubstantiated claims.


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