University of Guelph 2003-2004 Undergraduate Calendar

X--Degree Programs, Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)

Nutritional and Nutraceutical Sciences (NANS)

Department of Human Biology and Nutritional Sciences, College of Biological Science.

Coordinator: Dr. B.A. Wilson, ANNU 336B

The Nutritional and Nutraceutical Sciences major is concerned with understanding the contribution of food, beverage and nutritional supplement consumption to growth, development of optimal biological function, maintenance of health, and treatment of disease.

If lacking the fundamentals of word processing, spread sheet use and data management, the student should elect CIS*1200 as early in the program as possible.

Major (Honours Program)

A total of 20.00 credits is required.

Semester 1

BIOL*1030 [0.50] Biology I

CHEM*1040 [0.50] General Chemistry I

MATH*1080 [0.50] Elements of Calculus I

PHYS*1070 [0.50] Introductory Physics for the Life Sciences I

0.50 elective or restricted elective

Semester 2

BIOL*1040 [0.50] Biology II

CHEM*1050 [0.50] General Chemistry II

PHYS*1080 [0.50] Introductory Physics for the Life Sciences II

1.00 elective or restricted elective

Semester 3

BIOL*2210 [0.50] Introductory Cell Biology

CHEM*2580 [0.50] Introductory Biochemistry

MBG*2000 [0.50] Introductory Genetics

NUTR*2150 [0.50] Introduction to Nutritional and Food Sciences

0.50 elective or restricted elective

Semester 4

CHEM*3560 [0.50] Structure and Function in Biochemistry

MBG*2020 [0.50] Introductory Molecular Biology

NUTR*3190 [0.50] Fundamentals of Nutrition

STAT*2040 [0.50] Statistics I

0.50 elective or restricted elective

Semester 5

HK*3940 [1.25] Human Physiology

NUTR*3330 [0.50] Micronutrients, Phytochemicals and Health

0.75 elective or restricted elective

Semester 6

NUTR*4090 [0.50] Functional Foods and Nutraceuticals

PATH*3610 [0.50] Principles of Disease

1.50 electives or restricted electives

Semester 7

NUTR*4330 [0.50] Applied Nutritional and Nutraceutical Sciences

2.00 electives or restricted electives

Semester 8

BIOM*3090 [0.50] Principles of Pharmacology and Toxicology

2.00 electives or restricted electives

Restricted Electives

Students must complete 2.00 credits from Arts and Social Sciences courses and 2.00 credits from among the following:

HK*4460 [0.50] Regulation of Human Metabolism

NUTR*4200 [0.50] Nutrition and Immune Function

NUTR*4210 [0.50] Nutrition, Exercise and Energy Metabolism

NUTR*4320 [0.50] Nutrition and Metabolic Control in Disease

NUTR*4510 [0.50] Toxicology, Nutrition and Food


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