Agenda Item FA 17-42

Submitted by the Academic Programs Committee

Brooks College of Health (Graduate) – (Nutrition & Dietetics)

Courses Changes (1 package)

09/07/17: Passed

09/20/17: Approved

Log Number: 201701-14

Nutrition & Dietetics – Graduate


Change an existing course

Sociocultural Influences on Nutrition

HUN

Graduate (6xxx)

123

Delete prerequisites HSC 4572 (3 credits) and DIE 3213(3 credits). Add "Must have a baccalaureate degree in Nutrition and/or Dietetics from an ACEND accredited program" as a prerequisite. This change is being requested to limit the course to appropriately credentialed students.
New Course Description:
Prerequisites: Must have a baccalaureate degree in Nutrition and/or Dietetics from an ACEND accredited program.
Examination of the non-nutritional factors that influence nutrition. The course will cover evolution of diet, food selection, persistence and change, psycho-social, structural and symbolic aspects of food choices and their relationship to nutrition.

 

Change an existing course

Nutrition Education and Counseling

HUN

Graduate (6xxx)

612

Delete "HUN 3601 or undergraduate education foundation or theories course or nutrition counseling course, or approval of instructor." Add prerequisite "Baccalaureate degree in Nutrition and/or Dietetics from an ACEND accredited program." This change is being requested to limit the course to appropriately credentialed students.
New Course Description:
Prerequisite: Baccalaureate degree in Nutrition and/or Dietetics from an ACEND accredited program.
Students will examine different approaches to nutrition education and develop materials and presentations. They will conduct and critique mock interviewing and counseling sessions to persons with different nutrition needs and evaluate follow-up and evaluation techniques.