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Human Performance & Kinesiology

Program Information
The Health and Nutrition Program of Study is designed to provide in-depth instruction on the relationship of food and nutrition as it relates to the health services careers. Laboratory experiences using food as the base will enhance learning on nutrition and healthy lifestyles. The major concepts of chemical and biological properties of nutrition need to be covered with basic food preparation, preservation, processing. The course should include the nutritional needs of individuals; physiological and psychological aspects of food, wellness and the prevention of disease; sanitation, safety, consumer education; and the awareness of various employment opportunities. Lab fee.