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NUTR.5630 Vitamins and Minerals(Formerly 36.563)

Id: 004842 Credits Min: 3 Credits Max: 3


Provides a foundation for understanding the role of vitamins and minerals in human nutrition. Emphasis is placed on their roles in human biochemistry and physiology. The mechanism of action for each nutrient is examined. The course will explore the effects of nutrient deficiency, and identify the best dietary sources for each vitamin and mineral.

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