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Fundamentals of Human Nutrition

University of Florida via Coursera

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After completing this course, students will be able to:
  • Identify the nutrients needed by humans and explain their major functions in the body, dietary sources, and the effects of insufficient as well as excessive intakes.
  • Describe the processes of food digestion and absorption and nutrient utilization.
  • Explain the meaning of energy balance, and methods to calculate energy needs

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Kristina von Castel-Roberts

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So disorganized and time consuming on non-learning projects that they took it off line mid-course for a while! The information is mostly way out of date and unhealthy but is what the grain and dairy industries want us to believe.
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The course is comprehensive, full of useful information presented in an interesting way. I would recommend it to everyone.
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