HEALTH 263H Nutrition and Health-Honors

Review of the literature on the basic nutrients of protein, fat, carbohydrate, vitamins, minerals and water. Development of the skills necessary to analyze, evaluate and prescribe a dietary intake for weight loss, weight maintenance and weight gain. Study of the relationship between nutrition and disease and the psycho-social factors and stressors contributing to eating disorders. This course includes content and experiences appropriate for students wishing to earn honors credit.

Units: 3.00

UC, CSU, Associate Degree Applicable

Prerequisites: Acceptance into the College Honors institute

Corequisites: None

Also Offered As: HEALTH 263

Lecture: Minimum 48 hours per semester

Departmental Recommendation: Eligibility for MATH 090.


HEALTH 102, 263, and 263H combined: maximum UC credit, one course