This course implementing through experiments the nutritional effects which will investigate substances that supply nutrients to the human body, and the effects of these nutrients in health and disease. The students will be able to calculate their nutritional intakes and evaluate their own nutritional state by comparison to the recommended daily values. The laboratory is an exploration of the chemical molecules which supply nutrients for living organisms and brings hands on experience in the behavior of carbohydrates, lipids and proteins.
Prerequisites: C or better in MATH 104 or higher, CHEM 200, CHEM 200L, and concurrent enrollment in CHEM 143, or consent of the program director.
Course Fees: additional fees apply to this course. They may be reviewed in the Tuition and Fee Schedule.
CHEM 143L Nutrition lab