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214.231 Nutrition for Special Populations (15 credits)

IMPORTANT NOTE:There have been changes to this course for 2022. For 2021 enrolments please check the individual offering description below to confirm details for:

  • Requirements
  • Expected prior learning

Application of food and nutrition principles to special populations throughout the lifecycle and different ethnic groups in New Zealand. A basic knowledge of the scientific reasoning behind the recommendations will be developed. Some factors influencing food choice amongst the populations will be examined. Students will also gain skills in critically evaluating foods and dietary supplements on the market.

Requirements Requirements help

  • Prerequisite(s): 214.131 or 151.131 or equivalent
    General Prerequisite: At least 45 credits from 100 level.
  • Restriction(s): 151.232, 151.345

Offerings Offerings help

Year Semester Mode Location
2021 * Semester Two full semester Distance
2022 Semester Two full semester Distance

* Due to recent changes you should carefully check this offering to confirm details before you enrol.