Introduction to Nutrition - NTR101

Holyoke Community College

Credits: 3

Subject Area(s): Health

Credential(s): Associate's Degree


An introduction to the science of nutrition as it applies to everyday life. Students will learn how to apply the logic of science to their own nutritional concerns. Topics include the six major nutrients: carbohydrates, fats, proteins, vitamins, minerals, and water. The course also will examine energy balance, weight control, the digestive process, nutrition fads, supplements, fiber, and disease as it relates to nutrition and fitness. A dietary computer application is used throughout the semester to track personal dietary, energy, and fitness. Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENG 101.

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Introduction to Nutrition Online Offerings

Course Section Time Instructor Format Start Date End Date
70100% Online2024-10-282024-12-19
60100% Online2024-09-032024-12-19
71100% Online2024-07-082024-08-23

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