151.232 Nutrition and Metabolism (15 credits)

Physiological function and metabolic fate of carbohydrates, lipids and proteins and their involvement in meeting energy needs for maintenance, growth and performance. Nutritional and physiological functions of vitamins, minerals, water and electrolytes in humans. The pharmacological role of specific micronutrients. Physical and biochemical measurements of nutritional status of populations and individuals; including assessment of body composition and dietary intake.

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2021 Semester Two full semester Internal Auckland Campus
2021 Semester Two full semester Internal Manawatu Campus