Academic Catalog


Course Code: 2380422
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 6.0
Department: Biology
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. MESUDE CAN
Offered Semester: Spring Semesters.

Course Content

Fundamental concepts and principles of nutrition, energy yielding nutrients (carbohydrates, lipids and proteins), energy balance, weight control and fitness, vitamins and minerals, the sources, deficiency, and toxicity of nutrients and nutrition applications in the life cycle-food safety are the main titles to be discussed.