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Fundamentals of Human Nutrition

University of Florida via Coursera

Overview

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

Taught by

Kristina von Castel-Roberts

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  • Anonymous

    Anonymous completed this course.

    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 The information is mostly way out of date and unhealthy but is what the grain and dairy industries want us to believe.
  • Anonymous

    Anonymous completed this course.

    The course is comprehensive, full of useful information presented in an interesting way. I would recommend it to everyone.

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