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Agenda Item FA 19-46

Submitted by the Academic Programs Committee

Brooks College of Health (Doctorate) – (Nutrition & Dietetics):

Course Change & Program of Study (1 package)

10/03/19: Passed

10/14/19: Approved

Log Number: 201901-55

Nutrition and Dietetics - Doctorate

Change a degree-major- of an existing program Doctor of Clinical Nutrition - Clinical Nutrition


Summary of the changes:

The program of study is being updated to replace one elective course HSC6509 Nutritional


Epidemiology (3 credits) with another elective course, HUN7805 Advanced Concepts in Nutritional Epidemiology (3 credits). In addition, we are deleting one course, NGR5172 Pharmacotherapeutics (3 credits), from the list of electives, and we are updating the description of an existing course HUN7943: Adv Practice Residency (3-6 credits) to reflect the correct number of total credits in the program of study.


Click here for the program of study: Log No 201901-55


Change an existing course Advance Practice Residency HUN Doctorate(7xxx) 943

We are changing the course credits for HUN7943 Advanced Practice Residency (3 - 9 Credits) to (3 - 6 Credits) to reflect the correct number of total credits for the program of study.

New Course Description:

The DCN Advanced Practice Residency (3 - 6 Credits) will provide comprehensive, evidence-based didactic and experiential education that develops the students' advanced practice skills in a specific focus area. Students must register for a total of 6 credits during the program.